Frequently Asked Questions
How can I help someone to stop using drugs?
There are a variety of treatment pathways available for people with drug -related problems. The drug(s) used and the availability of services, as well as the user's health, desired outcome, support network and unique circumstances need to be taken into consideration.
Deciding on the best treatment pathway, or combination of pathways, is best done in consultation with a drug and alcohol counsellor. Call the Parent and Family Drug Support Line for more information on (08) 9442 5050 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
I need to get help but am concerned about privacy?
We recommend you contact the Alcohol and Drug Support Line (ADSL). ADSL is a 24hr confidential service, and they can help with information, counselling, referral and advice on alcohol and other drugs. The can be contacted directly on (08) 9442 5000 or 1800 198 024 (country callers toll-free) or email@example.com.
Alternatively you can speak with them confidentially via the live chat function on the Drug Aware Website.
Looking for info about the effects of a specific drug?
Check out the Drug Types page here.