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Media Release - International FDS Day 2020 Families Welcome Significant Announcemet

FDS logo 16524 February 2020
Founder and CEO of Family Drug Support (FDS), Tony Trimingham OAM, who started the organisation after the death of his son Damien 23 years ago to the day welcomed the Australian Government funding announcement on such an important day:

“In the 20 years, Family Drug Support has been supporting families dealing with alcohol and other drugs we have had many ups and downs.

Today has been an excellent day thanks to the announcement from the Health Minister, the Hon Greg Hunt, announcing funding to allow FDS to continue our national toll-free telephone support line for families.

FDS Life Members

  Prof Michael Dawson (dec)
  Jenny Fleming
  Kathy Grech
  Patsy Hersee (dec)
  Elly Inta
  Graham Morritt (dec)
  Ann Symonds (dec)
  Evan Thomas (dec)
  Lorrie Jenkins
  Maureen Marriage
  Jim Bright
  Kath Ashton
  Hilary Lunzer
  Emeritus Professor Peter Baume
  Pam Morris
  Linda Millard
  Bob Lorschy
  Pam Lorschy
  Fay Morritt
  Debbie Warner
  Liz Wells
  Michael Stevens
Emily Fawthrop
  Sandra Lines
  Janet Kossy
  Theo Chang
  Kevin Friswell