Events

All events are FREE to NADA members unless otherwise specified.
Regional and rural members may be eligible for travel and accommodation assistance, for more information check the specific event details and download the NADA Member Travel Subsidy Guidelines and Application Form.

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April 16
Thursday 16th
  • Working with Diversity in AOD Settings Forum
  • Facilitated by A range of speakers
  • Venue:
  • UTS Short Course Venue - Building 10, Level 7 - 235 Jones Street, Ultimo., Sydney, NSW

NADA will be hosting a forum with speakers from AHMRC, ACON, NCETA and DAMEC to expand on the NADA Working with Diversity resource released in 2014. For more information, contact Edith.

May 14
Thursday 14th
  • Methamphetamine Workshop
  • Facilitated by NADA
  • Venue:
  • Aerial UTS Function Centre - Building 10, Level 7-235 Jones Street, Ultimo, Sydney, NSW

Further details about this workshop will be provided soon. For more information, contact Edith.

May 20
Wednesday 20th
  • Get Bloody Serious - A workshop (mostly) about Hep C
  • Facilitated by Hepatitis NSW and NADA
  • Venue:
  • 414 Elizabeth Street, Surry Hills, NSW

How do you engage your communities and clients in conversations around hep C? 

Attend an interactive workshop AND…

  • Know the difference between hepatitis A, B and C – transmission, effects & prevention
  • Recognise how and why some communities are more affected by hep C
  • Increase your confidence in talking with people around risks and consequences
  • Learn new activities and skills to promote health and harm reduction
  • Understand the stigma behind hepatitis, its structural discrimination & how your role can reduce it.
  • Get equipped in supporting people to make informed decisions about managing their hep C and when to
    start treatment.
Be inspired! The power of personal story is universal. Hear first-hand someone’s personal account of hep C.  For more information, contact Heidi.

June 04
Thursday 04th
  • Aboriginal Cultural Awareness Workshop
  • Facilitated by Felicity Ryan
  • Venue:
  • Level 2, 619 Elizabeth St, Redfern, NSW

The workshop will help participants understand:

 

  • Aboriginal cultures, nations and protocols, family and kinship systems
  • Discrimination, myths and stereotypes
  • The impact of colonisation and how this has affected contemporary Aboriginal peoples
  • Current statistics regarding Aboriginal people
  • How to become an ally and challenge negativity
  • Aboriginal identity and how to improve communication
  • Practical strategies around working effectively with Aboriginal people - developing  culturally appropriate programs and services
For more information, contact Heidi.

June 05
Friday 05th
  • Aboriginal Cultural Awareness Workshop
  • Facilitated by Felicity Ryan
  • Venue:
  • Level 2, 619 Elizabeth St, Redfern, NSW

The workshop will help participants understand:

 

  • Aboriginal cultures, nations and protocols, family and kinship systems
  • Discrimination, myths and stereotypes
  • The impact of colonisation and how this has affected contemporary Aboriginal peoples
  • Current statistics regarding Aboriginal people
  • How to become an ally and challenge negativity
  • Aboriginal identity and how to improve communication
  • Practical strategies around working effectively with Aboriginal people - developing  culturally appropriate programs and services
For more information, contact Heidi.