Family Drug Support Australia
Support Line: 1300 368 186
(available 24 hours 7 days a week)

FAMILY SUPPORT MEETINGS

 
 

FAMILY SUPPORT MEETINGS

July 2019 – September 2019

Non-religious, open meetings for family members affected by drugs and alcohol.

Open to anyone and providing opportunities to talk and listen to others in a

non-judgemental, safe environment.

General enquiries: FDS Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NOTE:  MEETINGS ARE NOT HELD ON PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

No support meetings in your area? Check out the new FDS Online video resource here:

http://www.fdsonline.org.au/

FDS Support Groups:

NSW – Bathurst                              **This meeting is not currently running**

Enquiries: Julie 0400 113 422 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Blacktown                          3rd Tuesday of the month                                                        (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

16 Jul

20 Aug

17 Sep

Venue: Odyssey House Community Services Western Sydney, Level 3, 83 Flushcombe Rd, Blacktown

Take the lift up to Level 3 & look for the Odyssey House Office around the corner

Enquiries: Julie 0400 113 422 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Burwood                             Every Monday                                                                           (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:

22 Jul        29 Jul

05 Aug        12 Aug       19 Aug       26 Aug

02 Sep        09 Sep       16 Sep       23 Sep      30 Sep

Venue: Renwick Room, Woodstock Community Centre, 22 Church St, Burwood

Enquiries: Janet 0414 531 272 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Byron Bay                           **This meeting is not currently running**

Enquiries:  Margaret 0427 857 092 to arrange a convenient time for 1 on 1 support

NSW – Campbelltown                    1st Tuesday of the month                                                        (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

06 Aug

03 Sep

Venue: Odyssey House Aftercare Office, Level 2, 121 Queens St, Campbelltown

Enquiries: Raewyn 0457 260 079 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Chatswood                         2nd Wednesday of the month                                                 (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

14 Aug

11 Sep

Venue: Chatswood Youth Centre, 64 Albert Avenue, Chatswood

Parking is available directly behind the Centre or in Westfield Car Park

Enquiries: Raewyn 0457 260 079 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Coffs Harbour                    1st & 3rd Monday of the month                                               (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:

05 Aug        19 Aug

02 Sep        16 Sep

Venue: Early Childhood Centre, 29 Park Ave, Coffs Harbour

Enquiries: Theo 0402 604 354 or Joy 0448 526 280 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Gosford                               1st Monday of the month                                                         (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

05 Aug

02 Sep

Venue: Wyoming Community Centre, 147 Maidens Brush Rd, Wyoming

The Centre is on the left after the shops

Enquiries:  Julie 0400 113 422 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Hornsby                              2nd Monday of the month                                                        (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

12 Aug

09 Sep

Venue: Hornsby Uniting Church, 24 Williams St (Corner of Frederick), Hornsby

Enquiries: Raewyn 0457 260 079 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Merrylands/Parramatta      3rd Monday of the month                                                         (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

19 Aug

16 Sep

Venue: Youth Off The Streets, 102 Kenyons Rd, Merrylands West

Drive through the housing estate; follow the signs to Youth Off The Streets; turn left at the end; carpark is on the right.

Enquiries: Julie 0400 113 422 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Newcastle                           4th Wednesday of the month                                                  (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:                                             

24 Jul

28 Aug

25 Sep

Venue: Uniting Church, 199 Broadmeadow Rd, Broadmeadow/Newcastle

On street parking available.

Enquiries: Julie 0400 113 422 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Orange                                **This meeting is not currently running**

Enquiries: Julie 0400 113 422 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Penrith                                2nd Tuesday of the month                                                       (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

13 Aug

10 Sep

Venue: Salvation Army Pathways Service, 2/54 Henry St, Penrith

Corner Henry St & Evan St.  Enter from the front of the building.

Enquiries: Julie 0400 113 422 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Port Macquarie                   **This meeting is not currently running**

Enquiries: Pam 0438 994 269 to discuss support in the Port Macquarie area

NSW – Randwick                            3rd Wednesday of the month                                                  (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

17 Jul

21 Aug

18 Sep

Venue: The Old Post Office, 206A Alison Rd, Randwick (Cnr of Avoca St)

Enter via the car park.  Street parking available.

Enquiries: Raewyn 0457 260 079 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Sutherland                          3rd Monday of the month                                                         (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

19 Aug

16 Sep

Venue: Sutherland Uniting Church, Corner of Flora & Merton Streets, Sutherland

Enquiries: Beth 0416 078 209 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NSW – Wollongong                        1st Wednesday of the month                                                   (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

07 Aug

04 Sep

Venue: The Orana Centre, 2 Rawson St, Wollongong

Enquiries:  Raewyn 0457 260 079 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

QLD – Gympie                                **This meeting is not currently running**

Enquiries: Chrissie 0484 002 181 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

QLD – Ipswich                                3rd Thursday of the month                                                      (6:30pm - 8:30pm)

Dates:       

18 Jul

15 Aug

19 Sep

Venue: EACH, 24 East St, Ipswich

Rear parking access via Wharf Street

Enquiries: Krystal 0484 002 178 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

QLD – Maroochydore                     3rd Wednesday of the month                                                  (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:       

17 Jul

21 Aug

18 Sep

Venue: Community Focus 3/2 Ann-Maree Cl, Maroochydore

Enquiries: Chrissie 0484 002 181 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

QLD – Mitchelton                           2nd Wednesday of the month                                                 (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:       

14 Aug  (PUBLIC HOLIDAY.  NO MEETING)

11 Sep

Venue: Picabeen Community Centre, 22 Hoben St, Mitchelton

Enquiries: Krystal 0484 002 178 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

QLD – Mount Gravatt                     Last Tuesday of the Month                                                      (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:

30 Jul

27 Aug

24 Sep

Venue: Mount Gravatt Community Centre, 1693 Logan Rd, Upper Mount Gravatt

Enquiries: Chrissie 0484 002 181or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

QLD – Nerang                                 1st & 3rd Monday of the month                                               (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:

05 Aug        19 Aug

02 Sep        16 Sep

Venue: Girl Guides Hall, 40 Ferry St, Nerang

Enquiries: Chrissie 0484 002 181 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

QLD – Northgate/Nundah                                1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month                            (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

** PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF VENUE FROM 02 JULY 2019**

Dates:       

16 Jul

06 Aug        20 Aug

03 Sep        17 Sep

Venue: Family Drug Support, 3 Robinson Rd, Nundah 4012

Enquiries: Krystal 0484 002 178 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

QLD - Paddington                          1st Monday of the month                                                         (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:       

05 Aug

02 Sep

Venue: Paddington Hall Annexe, 10 Moreton St, Paddington

Enquiries: Krystal 0484 002 178 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

QLD – Redcliffe                              1st Wednesday of the month                                                   (6:30pm - 8:30pm)

Dates:       

07 Aug

04 Sep

Venue: Lives Lived Well, Level 1, 3 Violet St, Redcliffe

Enquiries: Chrissie 0484 002 181 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

QLD – Rockhampton                     2nd Tuesday of the month                                                       (6:30pm - 8:30pm)

Dates:       

13 Aug

10 Sep

Venue: Rockhampton Business Centre, 110-114 Campbell St, Rockhampton

Enquiries: Chrissie 0484 002 181 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

SA – Barossa                                  2nd Tuesday of the month                                                       (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

13 Aug

10 Sep

Venue: St Jakobi Lutheran School, 208 Lyndoch Valley Rd, Lyndoch

Enquiries: Karen 0418 806 918 or Sally 0490 536 989

SA – Berri                                        Last Tuesday of the month                                                      (1:00pm - 3:00pm)

Dates:

30 Jul

27 Aug

24 Sep

29 Oct

26 Nov

Venue: Life Without Barriers, 12 Crawford Tce, Berri

Enquiries: Sally 0490 536 989 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

SA – Brompton                              Monday every fortnight                                                            (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:

22 Jul

05 Aug        19 Aug

02 Sep        16 Sep       30 Sep

Venue: 19 on Green, Bowden Brompton Community Centre, 19 Green St, Brompton

Enquiries: Kendall

0457 030 805 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

SA – Elizabeth                                Monday every fortnight                                                            (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:

29 Jul

12 Aug        26 Aug

09 Sep        23 Sep

Venue: DASSA Northern Service, 22 Langford Dr, Elizabeth

Enquiries: Angela 0428 271 743 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

SA – Hallett Cove                           Wednesday every fortnight                                                     (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:

24 Jul

07 Aug        21 Aug

04 Sep        18 Sep

Venue: Hallett Cove Baptist Church, 1 Ramrod Avenue, Hallett Cove

Enquiries: Sally 0490 536 989 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

SA – Leabrook                                Wednesday every fortnight                                                     (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:

17 Jul         31 Jul

14 Aug        28 Aug

11 Sep        25 Sep

Venue: Knightsbridge Baptist Church Hall, 455 Glynburn Rd, Leabrook

Enquiries: Angela 0428 271 743 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

SA – Murray Bridge                        **This meeting is not currently running**

Enquiries: Kendall 0457 030 805 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

SA – Port Adelaide                         1st Monday of the month                                                         (1:00pm - 3:00pm)

Dates:                                                               

05 Aug

02 Sep

Venue: Centacare, 78-80 St Vincent St, Port Adelaide

Enter off Ship St, Cnr of St Vincent St & Ship St

Enquiries: Kendall 0457 030 805 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

SA – Whyalla/Port Augusta           3rd Thursday of the month                                                      (12:00pm - 2:00pm)

Dates:

18 Jul

15 Aug

19 Sep

Venue: Stepping Stones Day Centre, 12 Young St, Port Augusta

Enquiries: Kendall 0457 030 805 or Angela 0428 271 743

VIC – Bendigo                                3rd Wednesday of the month                                                  (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:       

17 Jul

21 Aug

18 Sep

16 Oct

20 Nov

18 Dec

Venue: Olinda Centre, 8 Olinda Street, Bendigo

Enquiries: Chloe 0448 177 083 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

VIC – Chadstone                            Thursday every fortnight                                                         (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:       

18 Jul

01 Aug        15 Aug       29 Aug

12 Sep        26 Sep

Venue: Link Health & Community, 94 Batesford Rd, Chadstone

Park off Batesford Rd, opposite Woonah St

Enquiries: Chloe 0448 177 083 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

VIC – Ferntree Gully                       Tuesday every fortnight                                                           (6:30pm - 8:30pm)

Dates:       

23 Jul

06 Aug        20 Aug

03 Sep        17 Sep

Venue: Knox Community Health Service, 1063 Burwood Hwy, Ferntree Gully

Enquiries: Chloe 0448 177 083 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

VIC – Footscray                              Thursday every fortnight                                                         (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:       

25 Jul

08 Aug        22 Aug

05 Sep        19 Sep

Venue: Co-Health Building, 215 Nicholson St, Footscray

Enquiries: Chloe 0448 177 083 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

VIC – Frankston                             Tuesday every fortnight                                                           (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:       

16 Jul         30 Jul

13 Aug        27 Aug

10 Sep        24 Sep

Venue: Building L, Frankston Integrated Health Unit, 2 Hastings Rd, Frankston

Enquiries: Chloe 0448 177 083 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

VIC – Geelong                                Wednesday every fortnight                                                     (7:00pm - 9:00pm)

Dates:       

17 Jul         31 Jul

14 Aug        28 Aug

11 Sep        25 Sep

Venue: The Swanston Centre, Corner Myers & Swanston Sts, Geelong

Enquiries: Chloe 0448 177 083 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

VIC – Hawthorn                              Wednesday every fortnight                                                     (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:       

24 Jul

07 Aug        21 Aug

04 Sep        18 Sep

Venue: Access Health & Community, 378 Burwood Rd, Hawthorn

Corner Kent St.  Enter via the back door behind the building in Kent St

Enquiries:  Chloe 0448 177 083 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

VIC – Mornington Peninsula         **This meeting is not currently running**

Enquiries: Chloe 0448 177 083 or Head Office (02) 4782 9222

NON-FDS FAMILY SUPPORT MEETINGS

July 2019 – September 2019

Please be aware that these meetings are held by non-FDS organisations. Please contact these organisations directly on the phone numbers listed below to confirm dates and times.

NOTE: MEETINGS ARE NOT HELD ON PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

No support meetings in your area? Check out the new FDS Online video resource here:

http://www.fdsonline.org.au/

Non – FDS Support Groups:

ACT – Canberra                              Wednesday every fortnight                                                     (5:30pm - 7:30pm)

                                                         **Please call to confirm actual dates**

Venue: Directions Health Services, Level 6, Cosmopolitan Centre, Woden Square, 21 Bowes Street, Woden

Enquiries: (02) 6132 4800

WA – Mandurah                              Every Thursday                                                                         (10:00am - 11:30am)

Venue: South Metropolitan Community Drug Service, 22 Tuckey Street, Mandurah                             

Enquiries: (08) 9581 4010