Category: News

Short story competition


SMART Family Group starting April 20


Vaccinations due to start mid-April


The Handbury Medical Suites, incorporating WRAD, has been invited by the Department of Health to commence Phase 1b COVID-19 vaccinating from mid-April 2021

… Continue reading

WRAD launches short story competition


WRAD is launching a short story competition to showcase recovery from addiction.

… Continue reading

A role for families


In recognition of International Family Drug Support Day on February 24, WRAD would like to remind families and loved ones of an important role they can play in saving the life of someone dependent or uses opioids such as heroin but also prescribed opioid pain medications in large doses.

… Continue reading

Alcohol sales cause concern


Australian Bureau of Statistics data shows Australia’s alcohol retailers turned over a record $15.6 billion in sales in 2020, providing evidence of changes in alcohol use and associated consequences during the COVID-19 pandemic.

… Continue reading

Smoking rates cause concern


WRAD is well aware of the importance of letting the community know that help is available for anyone with alcohol and other drug problems.

… Continue reading


Need After Hours Help?

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.