Take first steps in planning your local community activities, be inspired with evidence-informed articles and relevant alcohol and other drugs (AOD) resources. Learn more about local AOD issues, consulting with your community, the AOD lifecycle, and which activities address different ages and stages.
Articles and resources
An index of short, community-inspired tips, helpful materials, links, guidance and more. Read these to get ideas and practices from a range of sources.
Identify local alcohol and other drug issues
Identify alcohol and other drug (AOD) issues in your community.
Consult your community on AOD issues
Find out who to consult with, what methods to use, and how to encourage community participation.
Alcohol and other drug lifecycle planner
Use this planner to guide the development of activities that address local alcohol and other drug (AOD) issues.
Prevention is an important part of a comprehensive harm reduction approach to reduce alcohol and other drug (AOD) harms, particularly amongst young people.
The LDAT program provides a suite of evidence-based toolkits on harm minimisation activities Local Drug Action Teams can run in their communities. LDATs can access Toolkits through the digital Community Action Plan platform.