NSP DIRECTORY

AIVL’s online NSP Directory provides an Australia wide listing of NSPs and other related services – with links to Google Maps – to enable people to locate services more easily.

THE NSP DIRECTORY

THE LAW AND YOUR RIGHTS

Confused about new laws and their impact on you? AIVL's Legal Guide provides an easy to understand listing of different laws which affect drug users in each state.

THE LAW AND YOUR RIGHTS

Welcome to AIVL

The Australian Injecting and Illicit Drug Users League (AIVL) is the Australian national peak organisation representing the state and territory peer-based drug user organisations and issues of national relevance for people with lived experience of drug use. AIVL’s purpose is to advance the health of people who use/have used illicit drugs.

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NEW ANALYSIS: 109 countries + territories adopted decongestion measures to curb the risk of #COVID19 transmission within #prisons.

This included:
- early releases (54 countries)
- pardons (34)
- diversion to home arrest (16)
- release on #bail/parole (8)
https://bit.ly/3izzw5Y

Hear what different health professionals have to say about take-home #naloxone. For Graham (GP and pharmacotherapy prescriber) take-home naloxone initiatives are a safe way to save lives. https://bit.ly/2ElHgFQ

Drug use during COVID-19: New study paints an interesting picture https://events.humanitix.com/the-australian-s-drug-use-adapting-to-pandemic-threats-adapt-study-an-overview
Register now!

People who use drugs face unique challenges under hard lockdown. The government's support is vital https://theconversation.com/people-who-use-drugs-face-unique-challenges-under-hard-lockdown-the-governments-support-is-vital-142053?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=bylinetwitterbutton via @ConversationEDU
#alcohol #addiction #opioids #druguse #COVID19Vic

Privilege to moderate this #SupportDontPunish day event w @HelenClarkNZ Geoff Gallop @AlisonRitter1 @globalcdp

Lessons from COVID-19:
1. Mobilise communities @aivl @HepAus & political will
2. Support the most vulnerable
3. Prioritise public health
4. Listen & act on the evidence https://twitter.com/HelenClarkNZ/status/1276353361571278848

The first reports of the #COVID19 survey on the Health & Rights of People Who Use Drugs in a COVID-19 Environment are in! Thanks to #peoplewhousedrugs around the world for standing together! https://bit.ly/2NElrpC @enpud @euronpud @WE_ARE_ANPUD @aivl

AIVL's CEO, Melanie Walker speaking on COVID-19’s long-term impact on Australia’s illicit drug use: http://thewire.org.au/story/covid-19s-long-term-impact-on-australias-drug-problem/ #drugtrends @NDARCNEWS

Interested in the effects of the pandemic on drug use? AIVL has been working with @AmyKPeacock & Rachel Sutherland on the ADAPT study. @NDARCNEWS
https://theconversation.com/pot-pills-and-the-pandemic-how-coronavirus-is-changing-the-way-we-use-drugs-141269

Check out "Bloody Serious Facts ONLINE - Hep C Workshop" https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/bloody-serious-facts-online-hep-c-workshop-tickets-110908171326?utm-medium=discovery&utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&aff=estw&utm-source=tw&utm-term=listing @Eventbrite

Check out and Register!
"Achieving drug policy reform: Lessons from COVID-19" https://www.eventbrite.com/e/achieving-drug-policy-reform-lessons-from-covid-19-tickets-110713946394?utm-medium=discovery&utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&aff=estw&utm-source=tw&utm-term=listing @Eventbrite @ATODA_peak_body