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Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing – Alcohol.
National Health and Medical Research Council – Australian guidelines to reduce health risks from drinking alcohol, 2009.
Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne – Centre for Adolescent Health.
Department of Health, Victoria – Alcohol & other drugs services in Victoria: treatment and support.
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Parenting Strategies Program - Preventing Adolescent Alcohol Misuse.
Australian Drug Foundation – DrugInfo.
Counselling online: free drug and alcohol counselling 24/7.
Youth Support and Advocacy Service (YSAS).

Support groups

Family Drug Help.

References used for this fact sheet

    • Australian guidelines to reduce health risks from drinking alcohol, 2009, National Health and Medical Research Council. More information here.
    • Young people and illegal drugs, Parenting and Child Health, Women's and Children's Health Network, Government of South Australia. More information here.
    • White V, Smith G (eds), 2012, Victorian secondary school students' use of licit and illicit substances in 2011: results from the 2008 Australian secondary students' alcohol and drug survey, Victorian Department of Health. More information here.
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    • Alcohol and other drugs, VicRoads, State Government of Victoria. More information here.
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    • Road safety statistical summary, 2015, Transport Accident Commission, Victorian Government. More information here.
    • National drug strategy household survey report, 2013, Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, Australian Government. More information here.

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