Sector Priorities, Advocacy and Representation
WANADA is committed to supporting WA health and community services to improve the quality of life for individuals, families and communities affected by alcohol and other drug use. Sector priorities include reducing stigma and discrimination, supporting the principles of self-determination, and ensuring people have equitable access to services. Learn more about our representation and advocacy work.
Reducing Stigma and Discrimination
Resources that provide information about how stigma and discrimination can impact on health outcomes, and what can be done to address this.
WANADA’s Position Papers
WANADA’s staff consults with experts in the field, including our member services, to research and develop evidence-based positions on alcohol and other drug issues.
WANADA consults with the alcohol and other drug sector, most particularly our 70 member services, to inform submissions to government on the important issues related to alcohol and other drugs.