NEWS

NEWS

Sector watch update: February 2019

NSW Ministry of Health update: The NSW Government has formally responded to the Parliament’s Portfolio Committee No.2 (Health and Community Services) Report 49 Provision of drug rehabilitation in regional, rural and remote New South Wales.

Australian Government Department of Health update: Senator the Hon. Bridget McKenzie has announced funding of 61 million dollars for the continuation of the National Ice Action Strategy funding to NGOs commissioned through Primary Health Networks.

Notice of treatment template to provide to employment services providers: NADA, with the AOD Peaks Network, have developed a template letter for members to adapt and give to employment services (jobactive) providers and Centrelink on behalf of clients that outlines the length of treatment.

For full details, read Sector Watch [PDF].