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Information about community based outpatient services available through Drug and Alcohol Services South Australia (DASSA)
There are harms associated with drinking too much both on a single occasion and over a lifetime. These can be serious and even life threatening.
National guidelines recommend that you
have no more than ten standard drinks a week and no more than four standard drinks on any one day, to reduce
your risk of an alcohol related disease or injury. The less you drink,
the lower your risk of harm from alcohol.
The purpose of this section is to:
SA Health offers a range of public health services for people with alcohol-related problems and their family and friends. Community-based, inpatient and residential treatment services are available. Community-based services are also available in country areas.
There are also a number of private alcohol related health services available. Telephone the Alcohol and Drug Information Service (ADIS) on 1300 13 1340 for details.
The Know Your Options website also provides a directory of services for people who experience problems with alcohol and other drugs.