Many people don’t understand how addiction works, why people can become addicted and what options are available for treatment. This can cause stigma and delays in help seeking, making the problem worse.
Here’s some information to get you started:
What is addiction?
How does addiction work, who does it affect and what signs can you expect for people being affected by alcohol, drugs or gambling?
There are many treatment options for people being affected by addiction. Here are some aspects to consider and options available.
Not sure if you should be concerned about alcohol, drug or gambling addiction? Our quick and easy online assessments can help you see where you're at and what you can do next.
Alcohol and other drugs
Addiction to alcohol and other drugs can impact people’s lives in different ways. There are however some common experiences.
Concerned about your gambling or the gambling of someone close to you? Here are some signs to look out for and what you can do next.
Around 75% of people will experience trauma during their lifetime. Find out about how trauma works and its relationship with addiction.