Developed by NADA, this toolkit supports policy development work in organisations. It aims to contribute to the formal quality improvement program of non government AOD bodies. You can download the files to create or review operational policy documents. Please be aware that NADA is currently reviewing and revising this toolkit to ensure it is in line with current legislation and practice requirements. As such, when using these documents, please check to ensure your content is in line with relevant legislation and any other policy requirements that may be applicable to your organisation. If you would like to give feedback on NADA’s policy toolkit, or be part of the team of AOD workers that develop this toolkit, please contact NADA’s Project Coordinator, Hannah Gillard.
29 July 2021 NADA has begun to review and update the toolkit to ensure it is in line with legislation and best practice. If you would like to be part of the policy working group that updates the toolkit, please contact Hannah Gillard.
9 April 2020 A privacy and confidentiality agreement for working from home is now available. Visit the human resources section to download the supporting document.
31 March 2020 A template letter for managers to provide to their staff as evidence of their essential worker status is now available. Visit the human resources section to download the supporting document.
17 January 2020 The NADA Practice and Leadership Group (NPLG) has developed a suite of position descriptions for roles specific to the AOD sector, including Aboriginal AOD worker, AOD outreach work, and Youth AOD worker. Visit the human resources section to download the new templates.
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