COVID-19 Response – We’re still here for you
On Tuesday 24 March 2020, we shifted to providing telephone and online counselling and support, temporarily ceasing face-to-face sessions. This includes individual and group support. Our live-in services are reopening and we now welcome inquiries about those options. Shanty Creek is now open again.
We acknowledge and pay respect to the people and their land that we connect with…
We work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to help them overcome drug and alcohol problems and bring about a sense of wellbeing.
We support families and friends.
We bring cultural understanding and respect to our counselling services.
We also provide yarning and a range of other supports.
Our friendly staff will talk to you about how we can best help out.
To find out what services we offer in New South Wales, click here.
Problems with alcohol or drugs? We want to support you and your mob… We work with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who are having a challenging time with alcohol or drugs. Read more…
Positive Pathways is a alcohol and other drugs program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in Dalby and Kingaroy that provides counselling, family support and help connecting with culture and community. Read more…
Based on the Gold Coast, our Clinical Liaison Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Service (CLAIS) supports young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and their families who have problems with alcohol and other drugs. Read more…
For Young People
Drugs or alcohol taking over? We can help. We work with young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to help them overcome drug and alcohol problems and bring about a sense of wellbeing. Read more…
In this beautiful, scenic, farming area in the Atherton Tableland, a culturally tailored program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders is working to heal lives and spirits. Shanty Creek is an alcohol and drug residential rehabilitation centre located at Mareeba, west of Cairns. Read more…
Lives Lived Well acknowledges the peoples of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australia, respecting their continuing connection to land, culture and community. We pay our respects to elders past, present and future.
Lives Lived Well celebrates diversity and is committed to providing inclusive services. Everyone has the right to live well, with dignity and respect. We offer support to all people without judgment or discrimination.