Latest addiction News

Review Panel finds Medically Supervised Injecting Room is saving lives
Australians overwhelmingly back Australian-made campaign
New paws on beat in fight against contraband in prisons
University expresses solidarity with Black community
Release of initial list of supported training to aid COVID-19 recovery
‘Community’ and Cashless Debit Card in Hinkler Region
Next step needed to protect children from tobacco harm
Four charged as part of investigation into supply of heroin, NSW
Good work from Waikato Police results in arrests
RACGP urges Australians to seek help for alcohol and other drug issues
Aussies show great generosity to Salvos’ red Shield Appeal digital Doorknock
Arrests made after search warrants in Christchurch
NZ police charge three after West Coast operation
Older people may be more at risk from gaming addiction
Greens will fight government gas pipe dream in Tech Roadmap
COVID-19 Health and Wellbeing Survey results released
More choice of Mental Health and Wellbeing Support for Young People
How to access Hunterlink
Mornington Peninsula Shire committed to preventing gambling harm
COVID-19 pandemic brings changes to Salvos Recovery Services, helping those affected by alcohol
Exposure to TV alcohol ads linked to drinking behavior
New study into mood-dysregulated teens’ nutrition funded $150,000
Risk of gaming addiction increases for small, but significant number as teens become adults
Opportunity to join Community drug Action Team
Arrests made for methamphetamine dealing in Christchurch
Optus launches newOptusFamily plan as research reveals Australian families are looking to stay safe online
Device tracks vaping habits to better understand use
Clan lab found during search warrant
1.5 million people to get free access to new mental health services
Support for Christchurch’s youth with dedicated mental health services at Canterbury University
Encouraging positive choices during COVID-19
Alcohol, drugs ‘make isolation worse’
Hope Restart Centre Opens In East Gippsland
3 new cases of COVID-19
An extract from Stephen Garton’s ‘The Cost of War’
New research centres
Spider venom key to pain relief without side-effects
Sydney spreads an Easter message of hope to a world in crisis
Successful meth bust in Dunedin
NZ police make arrests after Queenstown drug operation
Screen Australia and SBS to develop three Digital Originals
Buttery’s pro-active response to Covid19: support for people with mental health issues
International Music Industry On Brink
Four arrests made after check at Blockhouse Bay property
New support for mental health emergencies
Liberals abandon inmates in addiction battle
Arrests made after Huntly operation
Pregnant homeless women in urgent need of housing support and services