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The Drug and Alcohol Service is a clinic led by psychiatrists, nurses and allied health staff.
You can use our service if you live in the north or north-east of Melbourne and have a complicated substance use disorder. For example, you also have a mental illness, a physical health problem or other problems that are making your substance use disorder difficult to treat.
We are experts in treating opioid misuse and related issues. We can also help with other severe substance use disorders.
We aim to prevent and reduce the harm that your drug and alcohol issues are causing you, your family and the community.
We provide the following services:
You can refer yourself or someone that you're concerned about to our mental health services.
Call our mental health triage service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for information, assessment and referral.
Phone: 1300 859 789
Find out how to refer your patient to mental health.
Phone: 03 9496 6500
Hawdon Street Community Mental Health Clinic
77 Hawdon Street
Open hours: Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.00pm