Tools for change: A new way of working with families and carers

tools for change

tools for change ‘Tools for change’ aims to improve the support offered to the families and carers of clients with co-existing mental health and drug and alcohol problems that are accessing non government drug and alcohol services.

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This resource contains a range of interventions, practice tips, service models, resources and training organisations to assist services in working with families. A CD-Rom is also included which contains useful tools such as template policies for working with families, a family inclusive practice workplace audit, assessment tools, checklists and a list of family and carer support services.

NADA developed ‘Tools for change’ in consultation with its membership. It forms part of the NGO Mental Health and Drug & Alcohol Family and Carer Project funded by the Mental Health and Drug & Alcohol Office, NSW Health.