South East Alcohol and Drug Services

We are committed to improving the health and quality of life of individuals, families, and communities by providing holistic alcohol and other drug services.

Community based programs and services

  • Counselling, Consultancy & Continuing Care
  • Youth Specific Programs
  • Forensic Counselling
  • Specialist Cambodian, Laotian and Vietnamese programs
  • Aboriginal Outreach Worker
  • Drink Drive License Restoration Program
  • Information, Education and Training to community groups and professionals

Provided at Thomas Street, Dandenong and co-located with Community Health Centres at Springvale, Cranbourne, Pakenham, Berwick and Youth Stop.

Primary Care Clinic

We provide a range of services to substance users including:

  • Health care
  • Pharmacotherapies
  • Natural Therapies

Provided at Foster St, Dandenong

Outreach and Prevention services

We provide early intervention, support and care planning including.

  • Street Outreach
  • Syringe Distribution and Retrieval

Clinical services

  • Withdrawal/ Services:
  • Community Residential
  • Outpatient
  • Home-based

Addiction Medicine Unit

Specialist alcohol and drug clinicians are available to assist patients at Dandenong Hospital and Monash Medical Centre and by referral from General Practice.

Dual Diagnosis

Specialist secondary consultation and support is available for health professionals working with people who have an alcohol and/or drug and mental health problem.

Acquired Brain Injury

Specialist consultation and support is available for professionals working with people who have an alcohol and/or drug problem and acquired brain injury.

Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Backgrounds

SEADS has access to information for people whose first language is not English and will organise an interpreter if required.

Contact us

To talk to one of SEADS Intake and Assessment Staff (First Response) or to access any of the SEADS services please call:
T: 1300 4 SEADS (1300 4 73237).
2nd Floor, 229 Thomas Street
Dandenong, 3175
Telephone: (03) 8792 2330
Fax: (03) 8792 2331

First Response operates between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday Drop-in Assessment times are offered along with booked appointments. Drop-in times are as follows:

Mon, Wed & Fri – 9am-1pm
Tues & Thurs – 1pm-3pm

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