Ngwala Alcohol & Other Drug Outreach Programs
Ngwala Willumbong Aboriginal Corporation provides a range of assessment, referral and treatment services to individuals and families who are experiencing the affects of substance misuse. The aim of the outreach services is to assist Aboriginal people who are able to maintain themselves in the community, while receiving help from Ngwala Willumbong Aboriginal Corporation programs.
The Outreach Services are staffed by a committed group of experienced professionals skilled in drug and alcohol work and are able to work with Aboriginal people to address a variety of issues. A range of program options are offered such as linkages with Housing Programs, Drug and Alcohol counselling, Youth focused programs, Legal Services, Health Services and other specialist services that our clients may need.
Ngwala Willumbong Aboriginal Corporation Outreach Services also acts as a referral point for Aboriginal people seeking to use Ngwala rehabilitation services and access mainstream specialist drug and alcohol detoxification services. In addition, the Outreach Services also provide a range of services to other agencies such as professional development and training for staff of mainstream agencies, cultural audits to assist agencies deliver culturally appropriate services to Aboriginal people and assist funding agencies in formulating policy in the drug and alcohol field.