Through DAIR, young people take part in a series of interactive workshops which focus on knowledge and skill development and aim to reduce alcohol and other drug related harm.
DAIR helps young people to develop skills in:
In addition to reducing alcohol and other drug related harms, DAIR aims to the improve mental health, resilience and positive coping strategies of participants.
DAIR can be delivered to groups of young people in local high schools, primary schools, community or youth centres or other alternate learning facilitates. DAIR can be carefully tailored to suit the needs and interests of each group.
DAIR can be delivered via face-to-face group sessions, or online group sessions.
“Well presented, great content. Students really enjoyed the activities and got a lot out of the program.” – Teacher, 2017
“Thank you for teaching us about alcohol, drugs and mental health. I’ve learned a lot.” – Participant, 2019
DAIR was created in 2012. Youth Solutions and DAIR is funded by NSW Health | South Western Sydney Local Health District.
The DAIR (Drug and Alcohol Information and Resilience Skills) Program is also supported by West Group Macarthur.
Contact the Youth Solutions team on 02 4628 2319 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posted on 14th June 2022