NSW Health funds and coordinates statewide drug and alcohol programs,
including early and brief interventions, treatment and extended care services that are delivered by hospital networks, non-government organisations and other partner departments.
The Centre for Population Health is responsible for coordinating the NSW Health contribution to whole-of-government policy development and implementation in alcohol and other drugs.
NSW Health produces a wide range of resources on alcohol and other drugs for the public and health professionals, including reports, guides, brochures and fact sheets.
NSW Health funded alcohol and other drug (AOD) withdrawal management and residential rehabilitation services are listed with contact details.
A new opportunity to help build the evidence base for early intervention models to support people at risk, with a particular focus on young people using drugs, will provide
funding of $8million over four years.
The fund consists of two funding pathways: