Alcohol and other drugs

For information or support about alcohol and drug use you can contact these support services.

Australian Drug Foundation
The Australian Drug Foundation has range of resources on teenage parties and drugs.

CounsellingOnline
24hr alcohol and drug counselling.
Phone:1800 888 236

Grog Watch
A blog about preventing alcohol-related harm in families and communities.

National drugs campaign
Information for carers and young people about drugs and their effects including pictures of different drugs. Tips for parents on talking with their teens.

NT Party Smart 
NT Police's guide to safe partying.

Parenting Strategies
Parenting guidelines for adolescent alcohol use, including a free online course for parents.

Reach Out
Online information and mental health support for young people. Includes tips for young people on drinking responsibly and partying safely.

The Other Talk
Talking with your children about alcohol and other drugs, safe partying and relevant laws.

0439 TELL ME
Text a drug name to 0439 835 563 and receive a text with information about the effects of the drug and links to further information.

Treatment and intervention services

If you or someone you know is having problems associated with substance misuse you can contact the following support services.

ServiceContact
Alcohol and Other Drug Services Darwin
Phone: (08) 8922 8399

Central Australia
Phone: (08) 8951 7580 
QuitlinePhone: 13 QUIT (13 7848)

Go to the Quitline website
Withdrawal servicesPhone: (08) 8949 0087

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Last updated: 19 April 2016