Benefits of VAADA Membership

Join the Victorian Alcohol & Drug Association (VAADA), the member-led peak body for the alcohol and other drug (AOD) sector in Victoria. VAADA is committed to ensuring that the issues faced by people experiencing the harms associated with alcohol and other drug use, and the organisations that support them, are well represented in policy design, program development and public discussion.

  • Be part of a coordinated voice that informs the needs of the AOD sector at state and national levels.
  • Influence policy and legislative decision making, ensuring that the perspectives of AOD service providers and service users are heard by through public channels.
  • Access training, workshops, and seminars designed to enhance professional skills and knowledge
  • Network with industry leaders, peers, and experts at various events, fostering collaboration and shared learning.
  • Stay informed with the latest developments, research, reports, and best practice through our resources and regular updates
  • Receive member exclusive updates
  • Participate in programs and initiatives aimed at strengthening the AOD sector, including management development and workforce capability
  • Discounts for VAADA events
  • Scholarships to other AOD events and conferences
  • Join working groups and committees to contribute to sector-wide initiatives and foster partnerships that drive progress and change
  • Join our event advisory committees

Membership Types

Eligible organisations for VAADA membership include those involved in the prevention, treatment, rehabilitation, or research of alcohol and drug-related issues. Organisational members are granted voting rights. This block links to the organisational application form
Individual membership is any person who is involved in or has a specific interest in the prevention treatment, rehabilitation or research rleated to alcohol and drugs. Individual members are granted voting rights. This block links to the member application form.

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