WRAD is a community-based alcohol and drug service that has delivered treatment and care to our community for more than 30 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 delivers a broad range of medical and mental health treatments via its medical practice as well as a successful pharmacotherapy program. WRAD is here to support our community and your health is our priority.
WRAD 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. They follow WRAD’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.
21st Apr 2021
The Handbury Medical Suites are currently offering appointments for the COVID-19 Vaccination (AstraZenica) and Influenza Vaccination. The Patient Consent Form and vaccine information can be found by copying the links below. Subject to availability appointments are for Stage 1b eligible persons. Inquiries can be made to email@example.com; appointments can be made by calling 1300 009…
Health agencies call for a “fair go”
17th Apr 2021
HEALTH AGENCIES CALL FOR A “FAIR GO” Warrnambool health agencies and police are joining forces to call for a fair go for people challenged by mental health and alcohol and other drug issues, especially since COVID-19. WRAD, South West Healthcare, Brophy Family and Youth Services and Warrnambool Police say that treatment works and people should…
The WRAD Centre’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.
The WRAD Centre 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.