Alcohol and other drug treatment services

A comprehensive range of alcohol and other drug services are available for people seeking support and treatment for their substance use concerns. 

Services in the North Brisbane and Moreton Bay region include face-to-face and outreach based counselling, clinical service provision, group programs, residential and non-residential treatment options. 

Metro North Hospital and Health Service Alcohol and Drug Information Service (ADIS)

Offers free anonymous 24 hour, seven day telephone  counselling, information and referral service for anyone with concerns about their own or someone else’s use of alcohol or other drugs. Phone 1800 177 833.

Brisbane North PHN commissioned alcohol and other drug services

Brisbane North PHN provided funding to established service providers to meet demand for alcohol and other drug treatment services. These new and additional services will reduce demand on emergency departments and for hospital in-patient alcohol and other drugs services.

Services in this section
Brisbane North PHN has also taken on the contracts for additional community alcohol and other drug treatment services. These services are delivered by:
  • Brisbane Youth Service 
  • Institute for Urban Indigenous Health
  • Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Corporation for Alcohol and Drug Dependence Services
  • Queensland Injectors Health Network

For more information about these services download the alcohol and other drug services quick guide for GPs.

Life Back and Life on Track programs – Lives Lived Well

Service: Early intervention and relapse prevention, Counselling, Pre and post rehab support, Case management and coordination
Sub region(s): Moreton Bay North, Redcliffe/North Lakes, Pine Rivers

Introduction to the service provider 
Lives Lived Well is a leading Queensland-based, not-for-profit support organisation for people who have problems with alcohol and drugs; and associated mental health issues. Lives Lived Well works with people that are affected directly and those that are touched indirectly – like friends and family.
Introduction to the service 
Lives Lived Well delivers alcohol and other drug treatment services via the Life Back and Life on Track group programs, and counselling services in areas of our region where need is highest.  Life Back and Life on Track are client-focused, community-based non-residential day treatment programs for adults and young people who are wanting to address their substance use and concerns. 
Eligibility criteria
People are eligible for this service who:
  • are 12 years of age or older
  • have co-occurring alcohol and other drug and mental health issues.
Referral information
Self-referral or professional referral (GP or other services). 
Service access
The Life Back and Life on Track programs are funded by Brisbane North PHN and there is no cost to the client. 
Services are delivered during business hours 8.00 am – 5.00 pm, Monday to Friday from service hubs in Caboolture, Deception Bay, Redcliffe and Strathpine. Limited extended hours services are available. 
Contact information
Lives Lived Well
t 1300 727 957
L1, 19 Haskings Street, Caboolture QLD 4510
L1, 3 Violet Street, Redcliffe QLD 4020
6B, 424 Gympie Road, Strathpin QLD 4500