ATDC small grants for International Overdose Awareness Day events

On 31 August people from around the world take part in International Overdose Awareness Day. This year the ATDC invites Members to apply for funding to hold an event consistent with our objective of maximising consumer engagement in service planning and delivery. Your event can be as big and elaborate or as small and intimate…

ATDC appoints new CEO

The ATDC is pleased to announce the appointment of Alison Lai to the position of CEO. Alison will be starting in the role on the 23rd of July. Alison enters the role with experience in leading a peak representative organisation, and with over a decade’s experience in the Tasmanian Government including senior roles within the…

New Workforce Infographic!

Here is the latest Workforce Infographic looking at the barriers workers are having to accessing and participating in training and professional development. An important topic – we need to keep our workforce engaged, supported and confident in best practice techniques.

Submission to the review of the Tasmanian Opioid Pharmacotherapy Program

Here is the ATDC’s submission to the review of the Tasmanian Opioid Pharmacotherapy Program. Have a look! Many thanks to all our members that provided input and feedback on the document. We think this is a strong submission to the process that: – encourages a shift toward a more person-centred program, – identifies service system…

National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program Report

This National Wastewater Drug Monitoring Program report is the third in a series of nine public reports which will detail the findings of the national wastewater program until the end of 2019. This report provides statistically valid datasets of drug use and distribution patterns across a large number of sites in capital cities and regional…

Latest Infographic!

The latest piece from the ATDC’s infographic series has been launched! We are releasing infographics, that illustrate Tassie’s AOD workforce, on a monthly basis.

Tasmanian ATOD Awards Nomination Package

Do you know someone who goes above and beyond in Tasmania’s AOD sector? Nominate them for a Tasmanian Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs Award! There are four categories: the Outstanding Contributions Award; Excellence in Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug award (individual); excellence in Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug award (program/organisation); and the Early Career Award….