Alcohol and Other Drugs

Information for Family Violence Workers

For information and resources about Alcohol and Other Drugs (AoD), visit Victorian Alcohol and Drug Association website. For information about AoD intake services, visit the Peninsula Health website.

For more information and resources about working with clients who’ve experienced family violence, visit the 1800RESPECT website.


NCETA is an internationally recognised research centre that works as a catalyst for change in the alcohol and other drugs (AOD) field.  Resources are available on their website.

Odyssey House Victoria is a state-wide, specialist treatment organisation dedicated to improving the lives of individuals who experience significant or long-term problems from alcohol and other drug use.

The Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education framework proposes policies and programs that Australian governments can implement which will have an impact on preventing and reducing alcohol-related family violence.

This ANROWS report investigates the relationship between alcohol and violence against women and provides recommendations for policies, programs and practice.

For Vic Gov information and data on AoD, visit their website.  The Australian Government has national information and data on their website.