Organisation

Australian National Council on Drugs

Acronym
ANCD

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25 Aug 2014
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Provides an overview of what is known about medicinal cannabis use in Australia, the current state of the scientific and medical evidence for its use, and problems with the current situation in Australia.

Introduction

The use of any medication should be based...

Report

24 Jul 2009
875

Indigenous Australians make up almost one-quarter of Australia’s prison population. In the past 20 years, Indigenous Australians have continued to fill our country’s prisons at alarmingly disproportionate rates. The issues experienced by Indigenous offenders are significant and complex. The strong links between substance misuse and...

Report

16 Jun 2009
45

This report presents the results of research by the Social Policy Research Centre into the governance, sustainability and funding of non- profit non-government organisations in the alcohol and other drugs sector in Australia.

The research included a review of the research literature as...

Report

25 Feb 2008
99

More support is needed for families coping with young people who are either binge drinking or have issues with drugs, according to this report, which highlights that the biggest problem Australian families are facing when it comes to substance misuse is young people binge drinking....

Report

13 Feb 2008
264

This discussion paper presents a national perspective of the current operation of compulsory alcohol and/or other drug (AOD) treatment, within the context of existing research evidence, ethical considerations and international practice. It is intended to inform ongoing debate on the place of compulsory treatment in...

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