AOD Awards
Congratulations to the winners of the third biennial AOD Awards for the NSW Non Government Sector.
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The Advocate explores working with people with co-occurring mental health and AOD issues.
The Network of Alcohol and other Drugs Agencies (NADA) is the peak organisation for the non government alcohol and other drugs sector in NSW. Our vision is a connected and sustainable sector providing quality evidence based programs to reduce alcohol and drug related harms to NSW communities. Learn more.


CMHDARN: Apply for a research mentor

Are you considering a research or sector development project and would like a mentor to support the development of your
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CMHDARN seeding grants: expression of interest

You are invited to submit an expression of interest for the latest CMHDARN research mental health and alcohol and other
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AOD Awards for the NSW Non Government Sector

Congratulations to the 2018 winners The Network of Alcohol and other Drug Agencies (NADA), the peak organisation for the non
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NADA Conference: start planning your days

NADA Conference 2018 is coming soon! Your day will be filled with keynotes, panel discussions, exciting presentations and workshops. Start
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Aboriginal cultural awareness training

The Network of Alcohol and other Drugs Agencies (NADA) is…

Engaging with families and significant others in the AOD sector

Develop your skills for engaging and supporting families and significant…

Aboriginal people and strength based practices within a drug and alcohol setting workshop

This workshop is designed specifically for those who have already…


NADA is developing factsheets to help you gain essential knowledge about working with other agencies. This first set will help you navigate child protection and ...
Language is powerful—especially when discussing alcohol and other drugs (AOD) and the people who use them. Download this resource [PDF] Intended for the non government ...
Supporting young people with AOD issues A profile of non government AOD services for young people in NSW Version two Download this resource [PDF] Background ...
A tool to improve Aboriginal inclusion in AOD services Are your organisational practices inclusive when working with Aboriginal people and the Aboriginal community? This resource ...
This resource promotes referral pathways for women accessing AOD treatment. It includes brief overviews of the Women’s Network members, specialist non government women’s services providing ...
The model of care provides a description of the nature and approach of women’s only AOD service provision in NSW and provides an overarching picture ...
NADAbase online tutorials provide videos, information and instructions to helps members to navigate through the various areas of NADAbase. The tutorials cover subject matters such ...
This toolkit aims to improve the governance knowledge and practice of voluntary board members, CEOs and management staff of non government AOD organisations. It was ...
A practice resource for AOD services This resource was developed to build capacity within the AOD non government sector in working with clients with complex ...
This resource provides AOD organisations with information and tips on how to conduct an evaluation and set up the necessary support systems to measure the ...


A&OD Caseworker - WHOS Gateway

WHOS Hunter
Applications close: 29 Jun 2018

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Staying Home Leaving Violence (SHLV) Caseworker

Weave Youth and Community Services Inc
Applications close: 27 Jun 2018

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Alcohol and other Drugs Workers (2 Positions- Senior and Junior)

Alcohol and Drug Foundation NSW
Kathleen York House
Applications close: 26 Jun 2018

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Network updates

NADA Practice Leadership Group

Network update The NADA Practice Leadership Group (NPLG) met in December to discuss several projects the group has lined up
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Research network

Network update In December 2017, Community Mental Health Drug and Alcohol Research Network (CMHDARN) welcomed its new research network coordinator,
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Youth AOD Services Network

Network update The Youth AOD Services Network met in early February 2018 and discussed key issues and activities for in
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Women’s AOD Services Network

Network update The Women’s AOD Services Network met in February 2018. In this first meeting of the year, the network
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