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Update to COVID-19 screening questions for staff, visitors and clients 18 November 2020
Following on from the news of COVID-19 cases in SA (and NZ) – the Ministry of Health has advised some slight changes to queries of staff and guests/visitors. What does this mean for NSW? Download the screening questions [PDF] New!
It is essential that AOD services maintain infection control protocols, including COVID-19 screening and testing. Make sure you know local testing clinics and how you can support your clients to access them. Learn more.
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Registrations are now open for the NADA Conference 2021
Register now for the NADA Conference 2021: Enhancing connections to be held on 22–23 April at the International Convention Centre, Sydney. Showcasing interventions designed to improve outcomes for clients, this event will inform with new ideas, engage with the evidence base and provide networking opportunities.
In line with the times, this event will be hybrid, and presenters and attendees may participate in person or online. Early bird ends 11 February 2021.
Keynote speakers Are you ready? Get set for an exciting program and lineup of insightful speakers.
The health and wellbeing of the non government AOD workforce, their clients and the greater community is of utmost importance to the staff, here at NADA.
As coronavirus cases rise across Australia, so too are feelings of stress and anxiety. In times like these, we need practical evidence based information and resources on ways to take care of ourselves, our clients and our community.
While there is a lot of uncertainty in the world right now, one this is for sure—we are here for you. The team at NADA have compiled the select list of information and resources below to help you, your clients and communities stay healthy, safe and connected during these challenging times. If there’s anything further we can do to support you, don’t hesitate to reach out by calling or emailing staff.
Adapting to change Yasmin Iese and Vi Ngyun from DAMEC talk about adapting their service during COVID-19 and supporting their clients holistically.
Watch the complete series of Well Beings NADA is excited to release the final COVID-19 episodes of Well Beings,our short-animation series with practical, science backed tips and tricks to reduce stress and enhance health and wellbeing. Watch them all!
Coping with stress and uncertainty during COVID-19 NADA developed this eLearning course to help AOD workers cope with stress and uncertainty during COVID-19. It explores the factors that make coping difficult and outlines a variety of helpful tips and strategies to support you to look after yourself during these challenging times.