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Thousands of free pill-testing kits to flood Sydney's summer music festivals

pill testing

As some of you may have read - Sun Herald Article - Harm Reduction Australia, Noffs Foundation, the Drug Observatory, Students for Sensible Drug Policy and DanceWize have announced a new campaign to get pill testing established in Australia.

Please take the time to consider signing up at the Just One Life website and feel to circulate this message through your networks.

Breaking the Ice in our community

Breaking the Ice in our community

Breaking the Ice in our community

Organised by the Australian Drug Foundation.
Event: Liverpool, Tuesday 26th July 2016

Local leaders and experts in drug prevention talking about some of the issues you might have heard about ‘ice’ in the media, and provided evidence based information about the drug and where to seek help, support and treatment in your local community.

Tony Trimingham, OAM, CEO – Family Drug Support speaking about family support.

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Items of Interest

Walking a Tightrope

Alcohol and other drug use and violence: A guide for families
 
Alcohol and other drug use and family violence often occur together. Families already coping with a family member who uses alcohol and drugs can also be exposed to violent behaviours. Living with a family member who uses alcohol or other drugs and who is violent can be frightening. It can feel like walking a tightrope. Specialist support and medical attention may be helpful.