Needs assessment of a Perth-based Indigenous safe house and detoxification service

  • Research program: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health
  • Project status: Completed
  • Start date: February 2002
  • Expected end date: April 2002
  • Completion date: June 2002
  • Funded by: Noongar Alcohol and Substance Abuse Service (NASAS)
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This project was undertaken on behalf of Noongar Alcohol and Substance Abuse Service (NASAS, now Wungening Aboriginal Corporation) to facilitate service planning by NASAS. It identified existing alcohol and other drug services then available for Aboriginal people in Perth and assessed the need for additional services.

Name & Contact Details Role Research Program Location
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Dr Annalee Stearne
Tel: 61 (0)8 9266 1630
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Project staff

Alcohol policy and strategies


  • Project staff: Brooke Sputore, Curtin University

This project aligns with the following Sustainable Development Goals and Targets:

Stearne, A. (2002). Assessment of the Need for Perth-Based Aboriginal Substance Misuse Services: A Report Prepared for the Noongar Alcohol and Substance Abuse Service. National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University of Technology, Perth. ISBN: 1 74067 1581 1 [T121] Abstract