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

Support Meetings - N.S.W.

FAMILY SUPPORT MEETINGS

November 2018 – January 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.

Please phone facilitator (listed below) to check on dates, prior to attending.

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                              1st Thursday of the month                                                     (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

06 Dec  **THIS IS THE FINAL MEETING AT THIS VENUE. PLEASE CONTACT JULIE FOR MORE INFORMATION**

Venue: Bathurst Base Hospital Education Centre, 361 Howick St, Bathurst

The venue is on the left of the main entrance through double doors then turn left and it's the first room on the left.

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

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

Dates:

20 Nov

18 Dec

15 Jan

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)

****PLEASE NOTE - THIS IS A NEW VENUE REPLACING BURWOOD LIBRARY FROM 08 OCTOBER****

Dates:

19 Nov       26 Nov

03 Dec        10 Dec       17 Dec

25 Dec        **PUBLIC HOLIDAY. NO MEETING**

31 Dec        07 Jan        14 Jan        21 Jan      

28 Jan         **PUBLIC HOLIDAY. NO MEETING**

Venue: 'Scholes Room', Woodstock Community Centre, 22 Church St, Burwood

Enquiries: Janet 0414 531 272 or Raewyn 0457 260 079

NSW – Byron Bay                           This meeting is cancelled until further notice.

**Call Margaret on 0427 857 092 to arrange a convenient time for 1 on 1 support**

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

Dates:

03 Dec

07 Jan

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:

12 Dec

09 Jan

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:

19 Nov        03 Dec

17 Dec        07 Jan

21 Jan

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

Enquiries: Theo 0402 604 354 or Joy 0448 526 280

NSW – Gosford                              2nd Thursday of the month                                                    (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

13 Dec

10 Jan

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:

10 Dec

14 Jan

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

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

NSW – Manly Vale                          4th Monday of the month                                                       (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Dates:

**MEETING CANCELLED**

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 Nov

17 Dec

21 Jan

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; car park 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:                                              ***VENUE CHANGE***

26 Dec **PUBLIC HOLIDAY. NO MEETING**

23 Jan

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 has changed locations. Please see the Bathurst listing.**

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

Dates:                                              ***VENUE CHANGE***

11 Dec

08 Jan

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

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

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

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

Please contact Pam on 0438 994 269 to discuss support in the Port Macquarie area

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

Dates:

21 Nov

19 Dec

16 Jan

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 Nov

17 Dec

21 Jan

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

Enquiries: Beth 0416 078 209 or Raewyn 0457 260 079

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

Dates:

05 Dec

02 Jan

Venue: The Orana Centre, 2 Rawson St, Wollongong

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