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Creating effective partnerships: issues and considerations
Number 5.13 February 2008
The capacity of rural and remote communities to respond to the challenges presented by alcohol varies considerably. Responses and services can be restricted by a range of issues.
One strategy health professionals can use to help deal with some of these issues is to develop partnerships and links with other health professionals and services. Setting up effective partnerships can help health professionals plan and integrate services and responses, which in turn means that available resources are used more efficiently
This fact sheet outlines some of the issues to consider when developing partnerships.