Useful Online Resources

Supplier: LaneWorkSafe
09 September, 2009

A list of online resources that you may find useful.

Website Links

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Website
SAMHSA works to improve the quality and availability of substance abuse prevention, alcohol and drug addiction treatment, and mental health services. Includes links to community programs, information resources, events and articles.

Meth Stories: Affecting Your Community
A meth education website with video and slideshow stories told by users. These stories highlight the overall dangers of meth including the effects of meth, signs of use, side effects and symptoms.

The Three Billion Dollar Question for Australian Business (PDF)
This is the cost each year to Australian businesses from illicit drug use. Report from the Australian Drug Law Reform Foundation.

Behind Closed Doors
Article from "The Age" on drug abuse in Bendigo.

Behind Closed Doors (Flash)
Report on drug abuse in Bendigo by The Age (requires Macromedia Flash).
National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign (USA).
Parents. The Anti-Drug.
Australian Government Department of Health and Aging, Illicit Drugs page.
Australian Government Employment and Workplace Relations website. Blueprint/OHS Blueprint.pdf
PDF file, you will need Acrobat viewer.

Talking with your kids about drugs
Information booklet (PDF, 378kb) from the National Drugs Campaign.

The Global Drugs Trade
A special report by BBC News Online and BBC World Service

Relationships Australia
LaneWorkSafe's preferred Employee Assistance provider.

Action on Smoking and Health (ASH)

Alcohol and Drug Foundation Queensland

Alcohol and Other Drugs Council of Australia

Australian Bureau of Statistics

Australian Drug Foundation, DrugInfo Clearinghouse

Australian Institute of Criminology

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Australian Medical Association (AMA)

Australian National Council on Drugs

Alcohol Tobacco and Other Drug Services (QLD)

Alcoholics Anonymous

Anti Cancer Council of Victoria

Australian Cancer Society

Australian Council on Smoking and Health (ACOSH)

Australian Drug Foundation & Centre for Youth Drug Studies

Australian Drug Information Network

Australian Drug Law Reform Foundation

Australian Institute of Criminology

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Australian National Council on Drugs

Australian Parents for Drug-Free Youth

Australian Sports Commission

Australian Sports Drug Agency (ASDA)

Australian Sports Drug Testing Laboratory

Australian Transport Safety Bureau

Australian Youth Policy and Action Coalition

Australia's Anti-Drugs in Sport Strategy

B.U.G.A. U.P. (Billboard Utilising Graffitists Against Unhealthy Promotions)

Better Health Channel

Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research (NSW)

Centre for Education & Information on Drugs and Alcohol (CEIDA)

Centre for Youth Drug Studies

Child and Youth Health South Australia

Child Youth Health

Choose Yourself

Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care