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Latest news: Alcohol and Drug Foundation

All Abilities Alliance named ACT Good Sports Club of the Year

All Abilities Alliance – a touch footy club that supports people with disabilities – was named the ACT’s top club at the national Good Sports Awards at Parliament House in Canberra today.

Dead drunk: Alcohol death rate increases

The alcohol-induced death rate increased by 9.1 per cent in 2022 – the highest rate recorded in more than a decade, according to the ABS.

Will drug decriminalisation in the ACT reduce harm?

The ACT will decriminalise hard drugs next month - some say the reforms will improve health, others that they will increase crime.

Good Sports Awards invite ACT community club nominations

Community sporting clubs across the ACT have the chance to win up to $2,000 with nominations now open for this year's Alcohol and Drug Foundation Good Sports Awards.