Alcohol and Drug Support – Karratha

Pilbara Mental Health and Drug Service & Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service

Alcohol and Drug Services

Pilbara Mental Health Service (PMHS) provides specialist mental health services to the Pilbara region. The service aims to deliver a comprehensive range of recovery focused, quality, community treatment services to residents and visitors to the region.
 
Locally based, multi-disciplinary teams are located in the large centres across the Pilbara (Hedland, Karratha, and Newman). Outreach services are provided by each of these teams to surrounding towns, communities and remote areas. Clients may self-present (without referrals), while referrals are accepted from a range of health professionals and other agencies 
 
Clinical Programs include;

• Child and Adolescent Mental Health
• Youth Mental Health
• Aboriginal Mental Health
• Adult Mental Health;
• Seniors Mental Health:

HOURS:

  • Monday – Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm

AddressKarratha Health Campus, 62 Balmoral Road
 KARRATHA WA 6714
Phone(08) 9144 7800
Website urlhttps://www.healthdirect.gov.au/australian-health-services/20080070/pilbara-mental-health-service-karratha/services/karratha-6714-dampier

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Yaandina: Turner River Rehabilitation Centre

Alcohol and Drug Services

Yaandina’s Turner River Rehabilitation Centre is a 24 bed facility that uses the Therapeutic Community model for treatment and addiction recovery that includes mental and physical healing.
This centre provides a facility in the Pilbara that allows individuals who have successfully completed a detoxification process from drugs and/or alcohol to recover from their addictions. Turner River is certified against the Standards for Therapeutic Communities in a Residential Care setting and also certified against the Standards for Culturally Secure practice.

HOURS:

  • 24 Hours, 7 Days

Address2 Sholl Street
 ROEBOURNE WA 6718
Phone(08) 9182 1172 or (08) 9172 4490
Emailinfo@yaandina.org
Website urlhttp://yaandina.org.au/our-services/drug-alcohol-services/

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Yaandina: Integrated Drug and Alcohol Service

Alcohol and Drug Services

The primary objective of the Pilbara Integrated Drug & Alcohol Services is to reduce AOD use and related harm to individuals residing in the Pilbara. 
 
Services include support and education to communities & individuals with the aim of improving community safety, building wellbeing and resilience, and supporting communities to develop strategies to tackle substance misuse more generally.
 
This will be delivered through individual AOD Counselling, case management medical support, support groups, activities and programmes that address AOD issues.

HOURS:

  • Monday-Friday: 8am-4pm

Address2 Sholl Street
 ROEBOURNE WA 6718
Phone(08) 9182 1172 or (08) 9172 4490
Emailinfo@yaandina.org
Website urlhttp://yaandina.org.au/our-services/drug-alcohol-services/

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Yaandina: Mingga Services

Alcohol and Drug Services

The Mingga service plays a vital role in ensuring the safety and security of intoxicated and vulnerable people by providing transportation to the sobering-up shelter or to a safe place.

The Mingga service operates in the Roebourne and Wickham areas and travels a set route however this can be subject to change dependent on community need or unforeseeable circumstances. Children and young people are also provided with safe transport.
 
The Service aims to reduce contact between people and the criminal justice system and in particular avoid arrest and jail time.
 
The Mingga service continues to develop strong collaborative relationships with the local police, Government departments and other community groups who with prior notice can utilise the service for appointments, transportation and community events.

HOURS:

  • Tuesday – Saturday: 5pm to 12am midnight.

Address2 Sholl Street
 ROEBOURNE WA 6718
Phone(08) 9182 1172 or (08) 9172 4490
Emailinfo@yaandina.org
Website urlhttp://yaandina.org.au/our-services/drug-alcohol-services/

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Yaandina: Detox

Alcohol and Drug Services

Yaandina’s detox service offers a residential, seven days a week, 24 hours a day, low medical detox service that provides a safe, calm place for people to take time out from their addictions.By giving your body a rest from drug and alcohol use, resting and eating healthy food, a person can start to cleanse their body and help it heal.
 
Yaandina’s detox program also provides education about the available support options and is certified against the Standards for Culturally Secure practice.

HOURS:

  • 24 Hours, 7 Days

Address9 Queen Street
 ROEBOURNE WA 6718
Phone(08) 9182 1363
Emailinfo@yaandina.org
Website urlhttp://yaandina.org.au/our-services/drug-alcohol-services/

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Mission Australia: Pilbara Community Alcohol and Drug Service

Alcohol and Drug Services

The Pilbara Community Alcohol and Drug Service, provided by Mission Australia, offers a range of services that assist individuals and communities to address drug and alcohol use and strives to increase the wellbeing of people living in the Pilbara Region of Western Australia.

The service aims to engage directly with individuals, families and communities to:

  • Prevent problems arising from alcohol and other drug use
  • Provide treatment support for people struggling with their wellbeing
  • Community support to assist communities in becoming more resilient in coping with the effects of alcohol and other drugs

Services provided by the Pilbara Community Alcohol and Drug Service are focused on not only reducing levels of alcohol and drug related harm, but improving the general health and wellbeing, relationships, engagement, and general living conditions within Pilbara communities.

From the service locations in South Hedland, Karratha, Newman and Tom Price, Clinical Case Managers engage with small and remote communities through outreach trips.

AddressUnit 3 7 Tonkin Street
 SOUTH HEDLAND WA 6722
Phone(08) 9174 4800 or 1800 005 579
EmailPilbaraCS@missionaustralia.com.au
Website urlhttps://www.missionaustralia.com.au/servicedirectory/185-alcohol-other-drugs/pilbara-community-alcohol-and-drug-service1

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Mawarnkarra Health Service Social and Emotional Wellbeing

Alcohol and Drug Services

Mawarnkarra runs a number of social health programs and services. They offer the following health programs to our clients:

  • Tackling Indigenous Smoking program;
  • Women’s Safe House;
  • Alcohol & Nutrition program;
  • Social and Emotional Wellbeing program; and
  • Environmental Health program;

HOURS:

  • Monday: 8:30am -1:00pm
  • Tuesday-Friday: 8:30am – 4:45pm

Address20 Sholl Street
 ROEBOURNE WA 6718
Phone(08) 9182 0850
Emailreception@mhs.org.au
Website urlhttps://mawarnkarrahealthservice.org.au/programs/

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headspace

Alcohol and Drug Services

headspace Pilbara is Australia’s first innovative headspace service, providing outreach-based headspace services to young people aged 12-25 through co-location with Pilbara community, education and health services.

headspace Pilbara have Youth Wellbeing Workers based in Newman, Port Hedland and Karratha, and are able to coordinate support to young people to enhance wellbeing, including mental health, alcohol and other drug services, vocational and education services as well as primary and sexual health services. 

HOURS:

  • Monday – Friday: 8:00am – 4:30pm

Address PO Box 1241
 KARRATHA WA 6714
Phone1800 290 626
Emailinfo@headspacepilbara.org.au
Website urlhttps://headspace.org.au/headspace-centres/pilbara/

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State and National Alcohol and Drug Support Services

Alcohol and Drug Support Line

Alcohol and Drug Support Service

A confidential, non-judgemental telephone counselling, information and referral service for anyone seeking help for their own or another person’s alcohol or drug use.

HOURS:

  •  24 Hours, 7 Days

Phone1800 198 024 or (08) 9442 5000
Website urlhttps://www.mhc.wa.gov.au/alcoholanddrugsupportline

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Parent and Family Drug Support Line

Parent and Family Support Service

The Parent and Family Drug Support Line is a confidential, non-judgemental telephone counselling, information and referral service for anyone concerned about a loved one’s alcohol or drug use. Callers have the option to speak to an experienced parent volunteer.

HOURS:

  •  24 Hours, 7 Days

Phone1800 653 203 or (08) 9442 5050
Website urlhttps://www.mhc.wa.gov.au/about-us/our-services/alcohol-and-drug-support-service/parent-and-family-drug-support-line/

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eheadspace

Youth Support Service

eheadspace provides free online and telephone support and counselling to young people 12 – 25 and their families and friends. If you’re based in Australia and going through a tough time, eheadspace can help.

HOURS:

  • 9am – 1am (Melbourne time) 7 days a week

Phone1800 650 890
Website urlhttps://headspace.org.au/eheadspace/

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Meth Helpline

Drug Support Service

The Meth Helpline is a confidential, non-judgemental telephone counselling, information and referral service for anyone seeking help for their own or another person’s meth use.

HOURS:

  •  24 Hours, 7 Days

Phone1800 874 878
Website urlhttps://www.mhc.wa.gov.au/methhelpline

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