Reference

Alcohol and Drugs

Categories

* Smoking

Sites

* Al-anon, Alateen
To help families and friends of alcoholics recover from the effects of living with the problem drinking of a relative or friend. Similarly, Alateen, is our recovery program for young people. Alateen groups are sponsored by Al-Anon members.
* Alcohol
Information from Community Public Health
* Alcohol Advisory Council of New Zealand (ALAC)
includes information about Alcohol and its effects on the body
* Alcohol Drug Association New Zealand (ADA)
* Alcohol Healthwatch: reducing alcohol related harm
A team of professionals dedicated to reducing and preventing alcohol related harm in Aotearoa/New Zealand through effective health promotion.
* Alcoholics Anonymous Aotearoa N.Z.
* Drug Foundation, New Zealand
Includes information on drugs and alcohol including patterns of use; consequences; laws and policies; current issues.
* Drugs and Alcohol
Special report from New Scientist magazine.
* Family Doctor: Drug Addiction
Written by New Zealand health professionals, Family Doctor contains patient's guides, overviews and links for a wide range of health topics.
* Foundation for Alcohol and Drug Education (FADE), New Zealand
Gives information about the resources and education programmes that FADE provide.
* Go Ask Alice!: Alcohol, Nicotine, and Other Drugs
Has answers to a wide variety of questions asked about alcohol, drugs, relationships, nutrition, sex and stress. Questions are submitted anonymously and answered by health professionals.
* MEDLINEplus: Alcohol and Youth
Extensive information from the National Institutes of Health (USA), contains a medical encyclopaedia, dictionaries, news, overviews, information on specific conditions and links to other organisations.
* MEDLINEplus: Alcoholism
Extensive information from the National Institutes of Health (USA), contains a medical encyclopaedia, dictionaries, news, overviews, information on specific conditions and links to other organisations.
* MEDLINEplus: Drug Abuse
Extensive information from the National Institutes of Health (USA), contains a medical encyclopaedia, dictionaries, news, overviews, information on specific conditions and links to other organisations.
* National Centre for Treatment Development (NCTD)
University-based National Centre dedicated to developing and promoting effective interventions for alcohol, drug and addiction related problems in Aotearoa/New Zealand
* National Drug Policy Website
NDP aims to improve the health and wellbeing of New Zealanders by encouraging the development of strategies and programmes to prevent and reduce drug related harm resulting from the use of tobacco, alcohol, cannabis, other illicit drugs and other drug use to both individuals and the community.
* National Society on Alcoholism & Drug Dependence New Zealand
* Needle Exchange Programme
Gives information about New Zealand's needle exchange programme. Also contains descriptions of drugs; information on addiction and drug-related diseases.
* Office of National Drug Control Policy
This White House Office provides available research on drug related topics, and US statistics on major drug categories and special populations.
* Smokefree & Alcohol
Information from Community Public Health
* Social Tonics Association of New Zealand