The Aboriginal Drug and Alcohol Council (SA) inc.
 

Bi Monthly OATSIH Progress Report 1st September 2010 – 31st October 2010 - 31 Oct 2010

Bi Monthly OATSIH Progress Report 1st September 2010 – 31st October 2010
Executive Summary

Highlight for the months of September and October include the following:


ADAC have been contracted by CulturalPartnersAustralia from Sydney and the Social Research Centre from Melbourne to help conduct 40 focus groups around tobacco and tobacco TV ads throughout August and September. In September ADAC conducted 25 workshops in Adelaide, Port Augusta and Port Lincoln. ADAC will be paid to host and conduct these workshops that also have ethical approval through the Aboriginal Health Council Ethics Research Committee.

In September, a major highlight was ADAC along with Sisters Inside Inc co-sponsored a workshop at the 63rd United Nations Department of Public Information Non Government Organisations Annual conference in Melbourne 30th August – 1st September. The workshop was aimed at identifying community driven solutions to alcohol misuse. The workshop was facilitated by the Rev Tim Costello CEO of World Vision and was well attended.


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