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Handouts and online resources on alcohol

DrugInfo offers a number of free resources about alcohol and other drugs, including fact sheets, pamphlets and reports. 

These resources are aimed at a range of audiences such as: 

 

Most resources can be downloaded from the links provided in the list. Details about how to obtain hard copies of the resources are outlined in the list or for further information contact DrugInfo. Limits apply and large orders may incur postal charges.

Resources for a general audience

Title Publisher Format Availability
Alcohol and the body Australian Drug Foundation Video
Alcohol promotion and young people Australian Drug Foundation, 2012 Fact sheet (PDF)
Championship moves (The lasso, The muzzle, The receptionist) Victorian Government Department of Justice, 2009 Poster (A4-sized)
  • Limited free quantities: DrugInfo (Victoria only)
The facts about binge drinking DrugInfo, updated June 2009 Fact sheet
Guidelines for low-risk drinking Australian Drug Foundation, 2013 Fact sheet
The facts about drinking Australian Drug Foundation, 2012 Poster
The high-way code: alcohol Global Drug Survey Infographic
Is someone you care about using drugs? A guide for families coping with alcohol & other drug use Family Drug Help, n.d. Booklet, 29p.
What is a standard drink? DrugInfo, updated June 2009 

Fact sheet

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Resources for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples

Title Publisher Format Availability
A guide to alcohol within our community Victorian Community Controlled Health Organisation (VACCHO), 2014 Pamphlet

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Resources for family and friends

Title Publisher Format Availability

Alcohol and your kids: A guide for parents and carers

Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing, 2009

Pamphlet

Drugs in Focus—Teenage drinking: The facts and issues

Australian Drug Foundation, 2003

Booklet

Drugs Today—When someone close to you has a drinking problem

Australian Drug Foundation, 2008

Pamphlet

  • Single free copy: DrugInfo (Victoria only)

Fact Sheets for Parents

 

Victorian Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, 2008 Fact sheet
Myth busting alcohol Family Drug Help, 2007 Booklet, 33p.

Now your teenagers need to know about drink driving

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government

Booklet

What 12-17 year olds are really using Australian Drug Foundation, 2013 Poster
What is secondary supply? Australian Drug Foundation, 2013 Fact sheet
When someone close to you has a drinking problem Australian Drug Foundation, 2008 Pamphlet
Why can't they just stop? A guide for families and friends coping with a problem drinker Family Drug Help, n.d. Booklet, 32p.

Young people and alcohol

DrugInfo, 
2009

Fact sheet

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Resources for professionals

Title Publisher Format Availability

Including parents in treatment

 

DrugInfo, June 2008

Fact sheet

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Resources for self-help

Title Publisher Format Availability

Drinking diary

Australian Drug Foundation, 2007 

Booklet

  • Single free copy: DrugInfo (Victoria only)
  • Multiple copies available for purchase: ADF Shop

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Resources for sporting clubs

Title Publisher Format Availability

Alcohol: a performance impairing drug

Australian Drug Foundation, 2012

Fact sheet

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Resources for women

Title Publisher Format Availability
Alcohol and pregnancy NOFASARD, 2012 Brochure
  • Online and printed copies available from NOFASARD
Alcohol and pregnancy NOFASARD, 2012 Poster
  • Online and printed copies available from NOFASARD
Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder—the preventable disability NOFASARD Brochure
  • Online and printed copies available from NOFASARD
Young women, alcohol and obesity Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education, 2013 Fact sheet

 

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Resources for young people

Title Publisher Format Availability
Alcohol and your body Australian Drug Foundation, February 2007 Pamphlet
  • Single free copy: DrugInfo (Victoria only)
  • Multiple copies available for purchase: ADF Shop
Don't lose your standards Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing Wallet card
Drinking, depression and anxiety youthbeyondblue,
2009
Fact sheet
The facts about binge drinking

DrugInfo, updated June 2008 

Fact sheet
Safe partying guide Australian Drug Foundation, 2013 Pamphlet
A young gentleman's guide to alcohol Australian Drug Foundation, 2008 Pamphlet
  • Single free copy: DrugInfo (Victoria only)
  • Multiple copies available for purchase: ADF Shop
 
A young lady's guide to alcohol  Australian Drug Foundation, 2008 Pamphlet
  • Single free copy: DrugInfo (Victoria only)
  • Multiple copies available for purchase: ADF Shop
Young people and alcohol Australian Drug Foundation, 2013 Fact sheet

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Last updated: 11 May 2016

Information you heard is intended as a general guide only. This audio is copyrighted by the Australian Drug Foundation. Visit www.DrugInfo.ADF.org.au for more