Alcohol and other drug concerns can happen to anyone, at any stage of life

These concerns can have a significant impact upon a person's behaviour, physical and mental health, self-esteem, relationships, home and work life.

If you or someone you know needs support for your / their alcohol and other drug habits, reach out:

  • Talk to someone you trust, including your doctor

  • National Alcohol and Other Drug Hotline

  • Download a free self-help app

Find more information about alcohol and other drugs support

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    Online resources

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    Phone support

    • call the National Alcohol and Other Drug Hotline on 1800 250 015
    • call the Get Healthy NSW phone coaching service on 1300 806 258
    • call Peerline: a free, confidential, peer-supported service for people who use drugs on 1800 644 413.
  • Support group.

    Find local support services

    We commission services in the region to support people with alcohol and other drug-related issues. There are also national or state-wide helplines available, follow the link below to search for a service.

    If you can't find a service you need, or to search other health care services in your local area, visit healthdirect.

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