Drug and Alcohol Clinical Advisory Service (DACAS)

The Drug and Alcohol Clinical Advisory Service (DACAS) provides a 24-hour telephone service for general practitioners,  hospital based medical practitioners or nurses and pharmacists in hospitals or the community, seeking advice in managing people with drug and/or alcohol problems. Telephone: (08) 7087 1742.

The following factsheets and other clinical information may assist health professionals in the treatment of alcohol and other drug related presentations in a general practice setting.

 Factsheets for GP’s

 Other clinical information and resources






Substance misuse and dependence

DASSA referral information

Other information

Alcohol and Drug Information Service (ADIS)

Phone 1300 13 1340

A confidential telephone counselling, information and referral service.

(Available 8:30am - 10pm, 7 days for SA callers only).

Know your options

Support people to access alcohol and other drug treatment services in South Australia.

The website includes a service directory, information for health professionals about alcohol and other drug treatment, information about selecting a service.

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