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Lives Lived Well

How Can We Help?

We run a range of community and residential programs across Queensland, helping thousands of people each year deal with alcohol and drug problems and move forward in life.

 

All of our services are delivered professionally, and in confidence. Our support is free, though our residential services incur a small charge.

 

Check out our program areas below and see if you can find one that suits your needs. If not, give us a call on 1300 727 957 and we can discuss how we can best help out.

Are alcohol or drugs becoming a problem? We can help . . .

Our professional team can help you to break the cycle of problematic alcohol or drugs, regain control of your life and reach your potential to enjoy a full and rewarding life.

We provide:

  • individual on-site counselling

  • phone counselling to people all over Queensland, including remote and regional areas during normal office hours, Monday to Friday.

  • group counselling sessions.

We work with you to identify if you have a problem with drugs or alcohol, its extent and what’s behind it. We then support you and give you the tools to manage, reduce or stop your alcohol or drug misuse.

Worried about a family member or friend who is misusing drugs or alcohol? We can provide you with support so that you feel better placed to cope and support your loved one. Sometimes just talking to someone who doesn’t know the person, can help.

Do you need support for Alcohol and Other Drugs and Gambling?

We find that people who come to us for alcohol and drug counselling may also have concerns around gambling and the significance of this may not be understood or is minimised and hidden as not that important by the person and by others. By adding gambling support to your alcohol and other drugs counselling plan, you are more likely to achieve long-lasting recovery.

Your alcohol and drug counsellor has tools that can help identify your level of risk around gambling. If you want to know more, ask your Lives Lived Well counsellor about checking for the hidden impacts of gambling. They can assist you and put you in contact with the gambling intervention counsellor for specific gambling support.

Our Gambling Intervention Service is delivered to clients who are engaged with our alcohol and drug services at Lives Lived Well sites in Brisbane, Gold Coast, Townsville and Rockhampton. (For crisis support outside business hours, the National Gambling Help Line is available 24/7, phone 1800 858 858)

We’re here for you

  1. Ever felt the need to cut down on your drinking or drug use?

  2. Feel annoyed by people complaining about your drinking or drug use?

  3. Feel guilty about your drinking or drug use?

  4. Have strong cravings and you cannot control the urge to drink or use drugs?

If you answer yes to two or more of these questions, then talking to one of our counsellors may be able to help.

Contact Us

Ph: 1300 727 957

Email: info@liveslivedwell.org.au

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Contact Us

Telephone (07) 4424 9865   Email info@connectct.org.au

236 Gill Street, Charters Towers Q 4820

PO Box 207, Charters Towers Q 4820

ABN 17 430 927 698

‘In the spirit of reconciliation, Connect CT acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the Traditional Owners and Custodians of this country, and their connection to land, water and community. We pay our respects to them, their cultures and customs, and to Elders both past and present.

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