Drug, Alcohol & Gambling Addiction

Youth Drug, Alcohol & Gambling Addiction

Gambling Addiction

Drug and Alcohol Addiction

South Western Sydney Local Health District- Drug Health Services

Operates across South Western Sydney Local Health District (SWSLHD), providing a range of treatments and interventions at hospitals and community health centres to support individuals, their families and carers who have problems associated with alcohol and other drug use.

Drug Health Services Intake Line

8:30-4.30pm Monday to Friday

Phone: (02) 9616 8586

Patient Liaison Officer

8:30am – 3:30pm Monday to Friday

Phone: 0429 951 121

Campbelltown Drug Health Services

Campbelltown Hospital, Therry Road, Campbelltown NSW 2526

Phone: (02) 4634 4177

Web: www.swslhd.health.nsw.gov.au/drughealth/

Drug & Alcohol Helpline

Phone: 1300 652 226

Alcohol and Drug Information Service (ADIS)

Phone: (02) 9361 8000

Alcoholics Anonymous Australia – National Office

Phone: 1300 222 222

Web: www.aa.org.au

Doorways for Youth

They provide young people 12-24yrs in Macarthur who may be in crisis, homeless or dealing with drug & alcohol issues the opportunity to speak directly with a Caseworker directly without having to contact reception.

Phone: (02) 4629 5110

Web: www.burnside.org.au

Youth Solutions

Youth Solutions is a youth drug and alcohol prevention and health promotion charity working with young people aged 12 – 25 years in the Macarthur and Wingecarribee regions of NSW. They offer young people drug & alcohol education, health, well-being & resilience education, creative arts workshops, volunteering opportunities, information & support. 

Phone: (02) 4628 2319

Web: www.youthsolutions.com.au

The Community Links Wollondilly- CLW

Adolescent Support Worker Provides information and advice to young people and their families experiencing problems such as alcohol and drug misuse; health issues; mental health issues; safety; relationships; education; training, employment; culture; homelessness and justice issues.

They also provide information and support so that young people and their families can access the appropriate services for their circumstances.

A link to The Little Blue Book (Youth Mental Health Resource) and other resources including YouTube clips. Web: www.communitylinks.org.au/content/youth

Phone: (02) 4683 2776

Web: www.communitylinks.org.au

Mission Australia South West Youth Services- 12 to 25 years

Services provided: Learning programs, Youth Gambling, Drug and Alcohol

Macarthur Adolescent AOD Support Service

Phone: (02) 4621 7400

Web: www.missionaustralia.com.au/what-we-do/alcohol-drugs-other-dependencies

Traxside Youth Health Service

Do you know someone who might be at risk?

Traxside is a free and confidential service for marginalised and at risk young people aged 12 to 24 years who are living, working and/or attending schools within the Macarthur area. No Medicare card is required.

The primary focus however, is young people aged 12 to 21 years who are: High need CALD young people, specifically newly arrived and refugees, Homeless young people, Aboriginal young people, Young carers, Young parents, Gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender young people, Young people experiencing economic disadvantage and/or from areas/places of significant socio-economic disadvantage, Young people from rural area, Young people in out-of-home care and/or in the care of other government departments, eg – Juvenile Justice.

Services Traxside offer are Nurses Clinic, Counselling, Intake worker Mon & Wed 1pm-5pm and Fri 12.30pm-4.30pm, Groups and Health Promotion & Education.

Traxside is open

Mon, Tue & Wed 9am – 5.30pm

Phone: (02) 4625 2525

Counselling On line

Counselling on line 24/7 for people concerned about their own or another person’s drug or alcohol use.

Web: www.counsellingonline.org.au