NSW Police have recently launched a new campaign aimed at raising awareness about the dangers of illegal drug use in Aboriginal communities across the state.
‘Not Our Way’ has been developed by the NSW Police Drug and Alcohol Coordination team in conjunction with Aboriginal Community Liaison Officers (ACLOs), key health industry stakeholders as well as local Aboriginal elders and community members.
The campaign consists of two videos that address the rising issue of methylamphetamine (‘ice’), the illegal use of pharmaceuticals, and the associated health and safety risks to both individuals’ and the wider community.
Additional educational resources – including youth-focused story books as well as brochures on health services that specialise in drug and alcohol recovery support – have been created as part of the campaign.
Watch the videos and find more information about the resources on the Not Our Way campaign page.