WRAD Health, formerly the Western Region Alcohol and Drug Centre, is a community-based alcohol and drug service that has delivered treatment and care to our community for more than 35 years.
WRAD Health is a community-based alcohol and drug service that has delivered treatment and care to our community for more than 35 years.
Our focus is on the health of the individual and family and work under a harm minimisation and recovery focused framework to help individuals meet the goals they have set for themselves using evidenced based skills and techniques.
WRAD Health delivers a broad range of medical and mental health treatments via its medical practice as well as a successful pharmacotherapy program. WRAD Health is here to support our community and your health is our priority.
WRAD Health offers a number of options designed to reduce the harm of drug use to the user and society.
The following programs are among the core service functions offered by WRAD Health. They follow WRAD Health’s core principles of harm minimisation which recognises that people in our society use both licit and illicit drugs, and that drugs can be used in ways that are more or less harmful to individuals, families and society.
Sharing Stories launched
07th Dec 2023
The “Sharing Stories” project is a powerful initiative led by Warrnambool library in partnership with WRAD Health that sheds light on the transformative journeys of people who have overcome addiction and moved towards a life of fulfillment and freedom. The emphasis on the importance of support and connection in this process is particularly important. The…
WRAD Health’s vision is to advance the health and wellbeing of those in the South Western Region of Victoria affected by addictive behaviours and to promote optimal enjoyment of life.
WRAD Health seeks to provide comprehensive, holistic support and treatment to individuals and others affected by addictive behaviors and associated issues.
Emergency call 000
For medical issues call South West Healthcare 55 631666
For mental health issues call SWH emergency dep't 55 631 666 or 1800 808 284
For drug and alcohol issues call Directline 1800 888 236
For Lifeline call 13 11 14
Or click on the links below for help.