Drug and alcohol information in community languages

You can find information about the drugs and alcohol in community languages at:

Multicultural Health Communication (NSW)

A range of resources in community languages are available from Multicultural Health Communication (NSW).

Languages available include: Arabic, Amharic, Assyrian, Bosnian, Burmese, Chinese, Croatian, Dari, English, Farsi, Filipino, Greek, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Khmer, Lao, Macedonian, Oromo, Portugese, Punjabi, Pushto, Russian, Samoan, Somali, Spanish, Thai, Tigrigna, Tongan, Vietnamese and more.

Not all publications are available in every language. 

Australian Government Department of Health

  • Drugs: the real facts - available in Arabic, Bosnian, Chinese, Croatian, English, Greek, Indonesian, Italian, Khmer, Korean, Macedonian, Maltese, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Turkish and Vietnamese.
  • Top ten tips for parents -  available in Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, English, Greek, Italian, Macedonian, Maltese, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish and Vietnamese

QUIT Victoria

NSW Quitline

If you require assistance in a language other than English, you can speak to a Multilingual Quitline Advisor in Arabic, Chinese (Cantonese/Mandarin) or Vietnamese and messages can also be left in Korean. For more information about this service, visit the iCanQuit website.

NSW Health and the Alcohol and Drug Foundation

Breaking the Ice in Our Community

The Breaking the Ice in Our Community fact sheets in Arabic  and Vietnamese cover a range of topics relating to Crystalline Methamphetamine (ice) and have been developed as a collaboration between NSW Health and the Alcohol and Drug Foundation. There are three Arabic fact sheets and three Vietnamese fact sheets in the series.

Arabic

Vietnamese

You can find information about drugs and driving, or drink driving in community languages at Legal Aid NSW: