Acknowledgement of Country
WANADA acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the Traditional Custodians of this country and its waters. We wish to pay our respect to Elders past and present and extend this to all Aboriginal people seeing this message.
Established in 1984, the Western Australian Network of Alcohol and other Drug Agencies (WANADA) is an independent, membership-driven not-for-profit organisation that takes a 'whole-of-community' approach to alcohol and other drug issues.
To enhance the health and wellbeing of all Western Australians by:
- reducing the harms associated with alcohol and other drug use; and
- enabling a strong and viable alcohol and other drug service system.
To lead a shared voice within the specialist alcohol and other drug service sector that drives positive change needed to achieve best community outcomes.
Provide an informed voice to influence effective alcohol and other drug service planning
Advance effective approaches to minimise the impact of stigma and discrimination
Drive sector implementation of, and policy support for, the principles of self-determination
Lead a coordinated approach to sector-wide development that enhances best practice and equitable access
More About WANADA
- pdf Constitution 2019 (262 KB)
- pdf Board of Directors - Election Rules (497 KB)
- Strategic Plan
- Annual Report
- pdf Principles of Practice (108 KB)
- pdf WANADA Brochure (1016 KB)