National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre PhD student Mieke Snijder recently gave an interview to ABC Riverina about a new project aimed to help decrease alcohol related injury and violence in Indigenous communities in Griffith. Some of the programs they are evaluating include a midnight basketball program aimed at involving youngsters in engaging activities at high-risk times and family empowerment programs. Similar programs are being run in Narrandera, Murrin Bridge and Lake Cargelligo.
Click here to read the full article on ABC News Online.
For more information on the project, click here.