Alcohol and Drug Foundation

Preventing alcohol and other drug harms in Australia

Drug Facts

Alcohol & Drug Information Service (ADIS)

Phone: 02 9361 8000 or 1800 422 599 (outside Metropolitan area) 24 hours, 7days

Daniel Morcombe Foundation

FREE Help Me!’ Mobile App


Managing Teen Drinking, Schoolies, Standard Drinks Calculator, and more.

Drug Alert

Drug Testing Kits [Note: NHW cannot endorse a product or service. We can simply bring them to your attention. You must do your own research.]

Drug and Alcohol Research & Training (Australia) (DARTA)

Fact Sheets (young people, parents, teachers)
Such as: How do you look after a vomiting drunk friend?

Drug Free Australia

Promoting illicit drug prevention initiatives nationally
Drug ‘Fast Facts’

Drug Information Line

Phone: 1300 85 85 84 (Advanced Recovery Systems)

Information and support to people fighting addiction and substance abuse. [Note: NHW cannot endorse a product or service. We can simply bring them to your attention. You must do your own research.]

Teen Drug and Alcohol Abuse
A Substance Abuse Guide for Parents

Kids Help Line

Phone: 1800 55 1800
Kids Help Line (age 5 to 12)

Ku-ring-gai Youth Development Service (KYDS)

To access counselling and mental health & well-being support
Phone: (02) 9416 0900

Lawstuff Australia – Know Your Rights

Passports & traveling overseas

National Centre Against Bullying (NCAB)

National Children’s & Youth Law Centre (NCYLC)

FREE legal service for Australian children and young people (and their advocates), providing legal information, advice and referrals by email

National Youth Mental Health Foundation

Online youth mental health professional counselling (ages 12 to 25)

NSW Department of Education

NSW anti-bullying website
Resources and information for schools, parents and carers, and students.

NSW Department of Health

Teenagers talking to parents about drugs/ Fact Sheets
National Drugs Campaign

NSW Family & Community Services

Bursting The Bubble
What’s OK at Home – What family violence is; what’s OK and what is not OK.

NSW Government

What are you doing to Yourself?
Binge Drinking

Your Guide to Dealing with Alcohol (pdf to download)

NSW Justice – Juvenile Justice

Youth on Track
Early intervention scheme
Information for families
eg My child has been questioned by Police

NSW Police

Party Safety & Registration
Video and Tips to Stay Safe

NSW Office of the Children’s Guardian

Working with Children Check

NSW Streetsmart published by Countrywide Australia

NSW Streetsmart Online Handbook
Street Smarthandbook – practical life guide for 16 and 17 yr old school leavers, designed to help prepare today’s youth for life after school. Topics – from sexual health & effects of drug and alcohol abuse, to legal rights and applying for a loan.

Office of the eSafety Commissioner

Helping young people have safe, positive experiences online

Cybersmart Forever
Teacher-led Online Resources (Yr 4+)
Practical tips, smartphones, ‘Parent’s guide to online safety’ pdf to download, cyberbullying, nudes & sexting, social networking, online pornography, online gaming, privacy, etc.
Report Cyber-bullying
Report offensive or illegal content
Wearable technology

Reachout Australia

How to tell if you have a drug problem

State Library of NSW

Drug Info Pamphlet Collection (Resources)

Raising Children Network

Teens Alcohol and Other Drugs
Services, resources and other links

Victoria State Government

Better Health Channel
Drugs and Teenagers


Organisation representing youth homelessness in Australia

Link 2 Home
Info & referral service to assist homeless people and those at risk of homelessness.
Phone: 1800 152 152

Youth Safe

To prevent unintentional injury of young Australians