Substance Abuse & Addiction


Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)

Provides support in a group setting to anyone wishing to recover from alcoholism. To find out about meeting times and locations, please call the number below, or see website.
On call service available 24 hours a day on 07 4632 2466 or 1300 222 222
Referral: Self Referral
Website: www.aa.org.au

Al-Anon Family Groups

Provides support partners and family of people suffering from alcoholism or drug addiction.
Contact: 1300 AL ANON (1300 252 666)
Referral: Self Referral
Website: www.al-anon.org.au

Life Recovery Day Program

8 week program to assis people on a journey of recovery from the effect of alcohol, drugs and other life-controlling issues. It is run by Teen Challenge, but is open to all people aged 16+
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Contact: 3422 1500
Referral: Self Referral
Website: www.teenchallengeqld.org.au/day-program
Email:

Drug Arm (Toowoomba)

Provides information, referrals and education associated with the use of alcohol and other drug use (clients over 18 only)
Referral: Self Referral - Please phone or drop in to the centre
Opening Hours: Monday to Tuesday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Contact: 07 3620 8860 or 1300 656 800 (General Enquiries Number) - Please phone and book an appointment
Address: 192 James St (Red Edge Centre), Toowoomba, QLD 4350
Website: www.drugarm.com.au

Alcohol and Other Drugs Service (AODS) - (Formerly ATODS)

For anyone affected by alcohol, tobacco, cannabis, opiates, amphetamines, inhalants and prescription drugs
Referral: Self Referral - Please phone or drop in to the centre
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday from 8:30 am - 4:00 pm (Thursdays close 12:30 pm)
Contact: 07 4616 6100
Address: Toowoomba Base Hospital, Pechey Street, Toowoomba, QLD 4350

Sunrise Way Drug and Alcohol Rehab

Residential rehabilitation centre for those addicted to alcohol or drugs. The program runs for 6 months and has a higher than average success rate, with ongoing support once residents graduate.
Referral: Self Referral - Please phone to make an appointment
Cost: Please call to enquire about price. Possible subsidy for those on Centrelink benefits. Opening Hours: Please call during business hours to make an appointment.
Contact: 07 4638 9091
Address: 9 Tourist Road, Toowoomba, QLD 4350
Website: https://www.sunriseway.com.au
Email:

Lifeline

Offers free counselling for people affected by problem gambling
Referral: Self Referral - Please phone or drop in to the centre
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Contact: 1300 991 443
Address: 33 Russell Street, Toowoomba, QLD 4350
Website: www.lifelinedarlingdowns.org.au

Lives Lived Well (formerly ADFQ, Alcohol and Drug Foundation Queensland)

A not-for-profit organisation aimed at education, rehabilitation and support of those affected by addiction. Please contact Tanya Hickey.
They run a range of community programs and services across QLD to help manage their addictions and move forward in life.
All services delivered professionally in confidence, and are free to access, though residential services do incur a small charge.
Referral: Self Referral - Please phone or drop in to the centre
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Contact: 07 4632 0899 orn 1300 727 957 (Phone Counselling)
Address: 63 Neil Street, Toowoomba, QLD 4350
Website: http://www.liveslivedwell.org.au/
Email:

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