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Support Groups

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Al-Anon Family Groups

Phone: 02 9570 3400 or 1300 252 666 (Southern NSW)

02 4731 1442 or 1300 252 666 (Western NSW)

Anonymous support groups for individuals affected by the alcohol use of a friend or family member.

Website: www.al-anon.org.au

 

Alateen Family Groups

Phone: 02 9570 3400 or 1300 252 666 (Southern NSW)

02 4731 1442 or 1300 252 666 (Western NSW)

Anonymous support groups for teenagers and young people affected by someone else’s drinking. 

Website: www.al-anon.org.au/alateen

 

Alcoholics Anonymous

Phone: 1300 222 222

Support groups for people in recovery from alcohol addiction.

Website www.aa.org.au

 

Crystal Meth Anonymous

Phone: 0414 660 851

A fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other so that they may solve their common problem, and help others to recover from addiction to crystal meth and all other mind-altering substances.

Website www.crystalmeth.org.au

 

Family Drug Support Line 24/7

Phone: 1300 368 186

24 hour telephone support line for families affected by drugs and alcohol. Also provides education and referral, and facilitates support groups across Australia.

Website: www.fds.org.au

 

Gamblers Anonymous

Phone: 02 9726 6625

Support group for compulsive gamblers who wish to solve their common problem and help others to recover from a gambling problem. Meeting times and locations available on website.

Website: gaaustralia.org.au

 

Nar Anon Family Groups

Phone: 8004 1214

Anonymous support groups for individuals affected by the drug use of a friend or family member.

Website www.naranon.com.au

 

Narcotics Anonymous

Phone: 1300 652 820 

Support groups for people in recovery from narcotic drug addictions.

Website www.na.org.au

 

SMART Recovery

Phone: 02 9373 5100

A free group program assisting people with any problematic behaviours, including addiction to drugs, alcohol, cigarettes, gambling, food, shopping, Internet and others.

Website: smartrecoveryaustralia.com.au

 

Traxside Youth Health Service

Phone: 02 4625 2525

Provides free counselling, support groups, safe sex resources and information, brief advice, health education and health promotion programs and referral services to young people aged 12 – 24 years. A Needle and syringe program (NSP) is also available along with nursing and health services. Services are free and no medicare card is required.  

Website: http://www.swslhd.nsw.gov.au/CommunityHealth/Centres_traxside.html