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resourceorderformFor more information about some of our resources see below.

To see a full listing or place an order download the Resource Order Form here.

 

Duggy's Krew

Duggy’s Krew is a new series of three short animations, facilitator guide and activities, designed for young people who are new drivers or preparing to get their driver’s licence.

The resource aims to promote safer driving behaviours by stimulating discussion on the effects alcohol, cannabis and amphetamines can have on the body, how these drugs may impact on driving ability, and the process of Random Saliva Testing as it is conducted by police throughout Victoria.

Meet Duggy, Raelene; Davo and think about what you would do differently if in their shoes!

You can order the DVD; accompanying booklet by printing out our Resource Order form.

The accompanying acitivity sheets can be downloaded from here.

 

 

View the trailer

 

Take it Away books

These two new Take it Away Handbooks, have been designed to assist people who wish to reduce or cease their use of alcohol and other drugs or to find safer ways of using.

Book 1: Planning for Change - is designed to be given to people preparing for change. It takes the reader though a series of activities which will help them to clarify their thinking about their drug use, and the changes they want to make.

Book 2: Keeping Going – helps people continue with and maintain change. It contains activities to help with urges; cravings, high risk situations, responding to lapses and relapses and finding alternatives to using drugs or alcohol.

Some people may wish to purchase both books together. In addition family members, friends or allied health workers will find the books useful when supporting someone working through the challenges of making changes.

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Drug Use & Mental Health Brochure

This brochure comes in it's own clear zip lock bag and folds out into a poster (Dimensions: 24cm (W) x 42.1cm (H)).

It examines the relationship between substance use and mental health; the affects and potential risks of different substances on mental health; tips for looking after your mental health and where to go for help.

Please note: Each brochure will be inside a clear zip lock bag.

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Mind Your Head

Some things you might want to know about drugs & mental health

Developed as a resource for young people and anyone else (including teachers, parents and allied health workers) wanting to know more about the relationship between mental health & substance use. The book provides information on different drugs and their effects on mental health, strategies for looking after your mental health and getting help and support.

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Driving Straight

(DVD & 5 Booklets)

Drugs & Driving Educational DVD & Resource Booklet - Developed in line with the Victorian Government's (world first) Drugs & Driving Legislation for random roadside drug testing implemented in 2006. Includes FAQs answered by experts in the field and has a selection of 5 different "real life" drug driving scenarios. Testing process; Regaining your licence; Assessment & drug education process; Methadone & driving. "Driving Straight" is the first educational resource on this subject with wide educational applications.

 

The DVD runs for 30 minutes or just specific sections can be selected and played. (Note: Extra booklets can be purchased for $5 a copy).

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The Big Book Series

Lots of handy harm minimisation information about a wide variety of legal and illegal drugs presented in a fantastic cartoon-graphic format. Humourous, simple and engaging this material is perfect for use with current drug users who are seeking more information about drug use.

Includes information about: alcohol, amphetamines, cannabis, caffeine, ecstasy, heroin, LSD and others as well as drugs and the law and basic first aid.

View more about these on the Big Book Series page

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Scorched (Video) - Using documentary footage and dramatic recreation, "Scorched" is a hard-hitting look at heroin overdose. An Intergraph operator assists a distraught caller whose husband has overdosed. On the other side of the city a man lapses into unconsciousness. ‘Scorched’ is 18 minutes long. It was designed for use as part of a guided discussion.
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Down the Drayne (Video) - is a lighthearted look at a serious subject - Hepatitis C. Drayno is a late night radio show host, and tonight’s subject is Hepatitis C. The show sheds some light on the facts, myths and misconceptions about the virus as well as exploring issues around infection control and health. ‘Down the Drayne’ is 16 minutes long and was designed for prison drug education, however can be used in other programs.
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