VAADA

VAADA Annual General Meeting

Jasper Hotel Room 8, 489 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

12:00-2:00 PM, Friday 18th November 2022 Jasper Hotel – Room 8, 489 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000     The Victorian Alcohol and Drug Association (VAADA) will hold its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Friday, 18th of November 2022. Click here to register The details are as follows: Time: 12.00 pm - 2.00 pm Date:

Free

Victorian AOD Service Providers Conference 2 June 2023

Catholic Leadership Centre 576 Victoria Parade, East Melbourne, VIC, Australia

VAADA has been funded by the Department of Health Victoria (DH) to organise the Service Providers’ Conference. Please note: the Service Providers’ Conference is for government-funded service providers of AOD treatment and support We encourage CEOs, managers and frontline AOD workers within funded organisations to attend. Where: Catholic Leadership Centre (CLC) 576 Victoria Parade East Melbourne, VIC 3002.   More information here: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/victorian-aod-service-providers-conference-2-june-2023-tickets-622207036997

Free

ADRIA webinar: Establishing research partnerships

Online webinar

Following the success of the ADRIA webinars prior to the last grant round, VAADA is happy to say we are bringing them back. Paul Kellner from the Monash Sustainable Development Institute is back to present on a range of topics over the next few months to support those interested in applying for an ADRIA grant.

Free

Understanding Vaccination Uptake Among PWID: Exploring Influential Factors and Risk Behaviours – Webinar

Online

10-11 AM, 30 November 2023 This presentation will delve into an in-depth analysis of the pattern of Covid vaccination uptake among People Who Inject Drugs (PWID). The focus will primarily revolve around understanding the multifaceted factors that significantly influence the reception and acceptance of the COVID-19 vaccination, emphasizing the critical importance of receiving at least

Free

[IN-PERSON] Motivational Interviewing Workshop: Promoting Respiratory Health and Wellbeing for AOD service users

Cliftons Melbourne Collins Street 1/440 Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Many AOD service users have respiratory health concerns and are at a higher risk of severe illness if they contract a respiratory disease. This full-day in-person workshop will explore Motivational Interviewing (MI) principles and practice, and how MI can support discussions concerning AOD service user’s respiratory health and wellbeing. Suitable for AOD Service providers. Spaces

[ONLINE] Motivational Interviewing Workshop: Promoting Respiratory Health and Wellbeing for AOD service users

Cliftons Melbourne Collins Street 1/440 Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Many AOD service users have respiratory health concerns and are at a higher risk of severe illness if they contract a respiratory disease. This full-day in-person workshop will explore Motivational Interviewing (MI) principles and practice, and how MI can support discussions concerning AOD service user’s respiratory health and wellbeing. Suitable for AOD Service providers. Spaces

ADRIA Research Skills Webinar: Rapid Evidence Review

Online webinar

Hi everyone, You’re invited to our next ADRIA research skills webinar on rapid evidence reviews with Dr Paul Kellner from the Monash Sustainable Development Institute. This webinar will cover the basics in preparing and gathering evidence to support grant and other applications. So, literature and desktop reviews, environmental scans, these kinds of things. While we

Free

Family Violence Supervision Training

Cultivating Effective Supervision Practices in Family Violence Work This Community of Practice (CoP) session for AOD clinicians, Addiction Specialists, Senior Practitioners and Leaders is crafted to deepen participants' understanding and skills in supervising family violence work, with a strong emphasis on trauma and violence-informed practices. Anchored in an intersectional feminist framework, the session navigates the

Free