Support: drug and alcohol and mental health issues

Alcohol Drug Information Service (ADIS) telephone support
Australian Capital Territory (02) 6207 9977
New South Wales (02) 9361 8000 1800 442 599
Northern Territory (02) 8922 8399 1800 131 350
Queensland (07) 3236 2414 1800 177 833
South Australia 1300 131 340
Tasmania (03) 6230 7901 1800 811 994
Victoria (03) 9416 1818 1800 888 236
Western Australia (08) 9442 5000 1800 198 024

National telephone support programs:
Family Drug Support (02) 6207 9977
Lifeline (02) 9361 8000 1800 442 599
Cannabis Information and Helpline (02) 8922 8399 1800 131 350
Kids Help Line (02) 8922 8399 1800 551 800
Mensline (02) 6207 9977

Online Support

National Cannabis Prevention and Information Centre

https://cannabissupport.com.au/

Pre-eminent Australian site for information, factsheets and self-help resources on cannabis for the community, users, families and workforces.

Reduce your use

https://reduceyouruse.org.au/sign-up/

Free online therapy program developed by NCPIC to help cut back or stop cannabis use. It is a six week program that provides advice and support.

Turning Point online counselling service

www.counsellingonline.org.au

Free online counselling with a professional clinician for anyone seeking help with their own drug use or the drug use of a family member, relative or friend. Counselling Online is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, across Australia.

Somazone

www.somazone.com.au

A website where much of the content is provided by young people and managed by the Australian Drug Foundation. It offers an anonymous space for young people to ask questions, share stories and get help for mental health, drug use and other issues.

Dual Diagnosis

www.dualdiagnosis.org.au

A resource repository created to contribute to better outcomes for persons with co-occurring substance use and mental health disorders.

Headspace

www.headspace.org.au

Website of the national youth mental health foundation for young people 12-25 to get health advice, support and information.

eheadspace

www.eheadspace.org.au

Provides online and telephone support and counselling to young people aged 12 to 25.

Reachout

www.reachout.com.au

Australia s leading online youth mental health service provides information, stories and support network to other young people who have been through similar issues. Offers factsheets, stories, forums, videos and an SMS Tips service.

Lifeline Online Chat

www.lifeline.org.au/Get-Help/Online-Services/crisis-chat

Provides support through chatting online, service is available 7 days a week from 8pm midnight.

Beyond Blue

www.beyondblue.org.au

Provides information and resources around the issues of depression, anxiety and other related disorders.

Youth Beyond Blue

www.youthbeyondblue.com

Youth Beyond Blue offers special focus for younger people 12-25 years facing these issues.