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Useful Links

  • Alcohol Advertising Review Board
    The Alcohol Advertising Review Board reviews complaints from the Australian community about alcohol advertising.
  • Game Changer: Tackling Unhealthy Advertising in Sport
    GameChanger is an initiative developed by a Tasmanian father who has some serious concerns around the way that Australians are being targeted by alcohol, junk food, and gambling advertising through sport.
  • AdShame
    AdShame showcases the ways the alcohol and food industry regularly flout the rules when it comes to responsible advertising.
  • Alcohol Beverages Advertising Code
    The Alcohol Beverages Advertising Code Scheme is the alcohol-specific code of practice in Australia’s self-regulatory advertising system.
  • Advertising Standards Bureau
    The Advertising Standards Bureau receives and adjudicates complaints about alcohol advertising and marketing communications.
  • Drink Tank blog
    Drink Tank is a blog which aims to generate meaningful commentary and debate about alcohol policy, and to provide a platform for all members of the Australian community to share their views and concerns.
  • Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education
    The Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education is an independent charitable organisation working to prevent the harmful use of alcohol in Australia.
  • National Alliance for Action on Alcohol
    The National Alliance for Action on Alcohol is a national coalition of health and community organisations from across Australia that has been formed with the goal of reducing alcohol-related harm.
  • People's Alcohol Action Coalition
    The People’s Alcohol Action Coalition is a community-based response to growing awareness of excessive alcohol use and associated harm in the central Australian region.
  • NSW/ACT Alcohol Policy Alliance
    The NSW/ACT Alcohol Policy Alliance is a coalition of health, community, and frontline organisations working to prevent and reduce alcohol-related harms in the Australian Capital Territory.
  • Queensland Coalition for Action on Alcohol
    Queensland Coalition for Action on Alcohol (QCAA) is a coalition of like-minded health and community organisation in Queensland committed to reducing alcohol-related harm.
  • Alcohol Policy Coalition
    The Alcohol Policy Coalition is a collaboration of health and allied agencies who share a concern about the level of alcohol misuse and the associated health and social consequences for the community in Victoria.
  • Cancer Council Western Australia
    Cancer Council WA is the leading cancer charity in WA and has a proud history of advocacy and action on cancer issues.
  • Australian Medical Association
    The Australian Medical Association (AMA) is the peak membership organisation representing the registered medical practitioners (doctors) and medical students of Australia. The AMA promotes and protects the professional interests of doctors and the health care needs of patients and communities. 
  • Australian Health Promotion Association
    The Australian Health Promotion Association is Australia’s peak health promotion body and the only professional association in Australia specifically for people interested or involved in the practice, research and study of health promotion.
  • Public Health Association of Australia
    The Public Health Association of Australia is the principal non-government organisation for public health in Australia and works to promote the health and well-being of all Australians. The Association seeks better population health outcomes based on prevention, the social determinants of health and equity principles.
  • Local Drug Action Groups
    Local Drug Action Groups are made up of volunteers who work together to address the priority alcohol and other drug issues in their community. There are over 60 Local Drug Actions Groups located throughout Western Australia.
  • Public Health Advocacy Institute of WA
    The Public Health Advocacy Institute of WA is an independent public health voice based at Curtin University. The Institute aims to raise the public profile and understanding of public health, develop local networks and create a statewide umbrella organisation capable of influencing public health policy and political agendas.
  • Injury Control Council of WA
    The Injury Control Council of WA is the peak body for injury prevention in Western Australia.
  • Western Australian Network of Alcohol and other Drug Agencies (WANADA)
    The Western Australian Network of Alcohol and other Drug Agencies is the peak body for the alcohol and other drug education, treatment, and support sector in Western Australia.
  • Alcohol Think Again - Government of Western Australia
    The Alcohol.Think Again campaign is the community education and marketing component of the Western Australian effort to reduce the impact that risky alcohol use has on our community.
  • Drug & Alcohol Office - Government of Western Australia
    The Drug and Alcohol Office provides and contracts a statewide network of services relating to prevention, treatment, professional education and training and research activities in the drug and alcohol sector.
  • Commissioner for Children and Young People Western Australia
    The Commissioner is an independent person who works closely with children and young people, their families, community and government to make WA a better place for kids. Preventing alcohol-related harm among young people has been a priority within the Commissioner’s work.
  • National Preventative Health Taskforce
    In April 2008, the Minister for Health and Ageing, the Hon Nicola Roxon MP, announced the National Preventative Health Taskforce to develop strategies to tackle the health challenges caused by tobacco, alcohol and obesity.
  • Western Australian Local Government Association
    The Western Australian Local Government Association (WALGA) is the united voice of WA Local Governments.
  • Department of Health (WA)
    The Department of Health is Western Australia's public health system. The Department of Health aims for healthier, longer and better quality lives for all Western Australians.
  • Public Health, Department of Health - Government of Western Australia
    The Public Health Division is responsible for development, coordination and delivery of a wide range of statewide public health policy and programs.
  • Department of Racing, Gaming and Liquor - Government of Western Australia
    The Department of Racing, Gaming and Liquor is responsible for liquor licensing in Western Australia.
  • Mental Health Commission
    The Mental Health Commission was set up in March 2010 with Australia's first Mental Health Commissioner. It is a key step in implementing mental health reform and places Western Australia with the international leaders in mental health service delivery such as Canada, Scotland and New Zealand. 
  • WA Police
    WA Police aim to enhance the quality of life and well-being of all people in Western Australia by contributing to making our State a safe and secure place.
  • The Australian National Preventative Health Agency
    The Australian National Preventative Health Agency provides leadership and establishes partnerships with Commonwealth, state and territory governments, community health promotion organisations, industry and primary health care providers.
  • Parent Drug Information Service
    The Parent Drug Information Service is a confidential, non-judgemental, 24 hour/seven days a week helpline for families and carers seeking help for alcohol or other drug use.
  • Alcohol and Drug Information Service
    The Alcohol and Drug Information Service is a confidential, non-judgemental 24 hour/seven days a week helpline for anybody seeking assistance with alcohol or other drug use.
  • National Drug Research Institute
    The National Drug Research Institute conducts and disseminates high quality research that contributes to the primary prevention of harmful drug use and the reduction of drug related harm in Australia.
  • Australian Clearinghouse for Youth Studies
    Australian Clearinghouse for Youth Studies provides support to youth organisations, youth workers, youth researchers and young people themselves as well as policymakers, researchers and practitioners in other sectors working with youth.
  • Telethon Institute for Child Health Research
    The Telethon Institute for Child Health Research is one of the largest, and most successful medical research institutes in Australia, comprising a dedicated and diverse team of more than 500 staff and students.
  • Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
    The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) is a major national agency set up by the Australian Government to provide reliable, regular and relevant information and statistics on Australia’s health and welfare.
  • National Health and Medical Research Council
    The National Health and Medical Research Council is Australia’s peak body for supporting health and medical research; for developing health advice for the Australian community, health professionals and governments; and for providing advice on ethical behaviour in health care and in the conduct of health and medical research.
  • National Drug & Alcohol Research Centre
    The National Drug & Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC) is a premier research institution in Australia and is recognised internationally as a Research Centre of Excellence. 
  • The National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction 
    The National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA) is an internationally recognised research centre that works as a catalyst for change in the alcohol and other drugs field.
  • Healthy Roads
    The Healthy Roads project, which is now complete, aimed to develop an advocacy framework that adds value to the work conducted by the Office of Road Safety in reducing deaths and serious injuries on our roads.
  • School Drug Education and Road Aware
    School Drug Education and Road Aware is the WA State Government’s primary drug and road safety education strategy. Their purpose is to prevent road related injuries and the harms from drug use.
  • Office of Road Safety
    The Office of Road Safety is responsible for providing road safety advice based on research, evidence and community engagement. It also manages road safety education campaigns, partnership programs and community consultation.
  • Commissioner for Children and Young People Western Australia
    The Commissioner is an independent person who works closely with children and young people, their families, community and government to make WA a better place for kids. Preventing alcohol-related harm among young people has been the Commissioner’s priority area of work.
  • Youth Affairs Council WA
    The Youth Affairs Council of Western Australia is the peak non-government youth organisation in Western Australia. They operate primarily as a human rights organisation that seeks to address the exclusion of young people in a rapidly changing society.
  • Hello Sunday Morning
    Hello Sunday Morning is a movement towards a better drinking culture. Their purpose is to provide a platform for individuals to create meaningful change in their lives by taking a short break from alcohol.
  • Reach Out
    Reach Out is Australia’s leading online youth mental health service, where you can get the help you need, where and when you need it.
  • Headspace
    Headspace is the national youth mental health foundation. They help young people who are going through a tough time.
  • Parents, Young People and Alcohol Campaign
    The Alcohol. Think Again Parents, Young People and Alcohol Campaign is a joint initiative of the Drug and Alcohol Office (DAO), the McCusker Centre for Action on Alcohol and Youth (MCAAY) and the Telethon Institute for Child Health Research (TICHR). The campaign has been developed to give parents and young people important information and tools to make informed choices about delaying initiation to alcohol use.