People apprehended by the police for use or possession of an illicit drug other than cannabis may be offered a caution on the condition that they undertake a clinical drug assessment and attend at least one session of any prescribed drug treatment. To be eligible for a caution under the drug diversion program, the person must be over 10 years of age be arrested for the use and/or possession of a small (non-trafficable) amount of illicit drugs other than cannabis admit to the offence and not have received any more than one previous cautioning notice (including cannabis caution). A drug diversion caution is offered to eligible offenders on the condition that they undertake a clinical drug assessment and enter any prescribed drug treatment. The drug diversion caution no longer applies when the offender has attended both the clinical drug assessment and one treatment session.

How do I make an appointment with Grampians Community Health?

Please contact the Intake Worker on 03 5358 7400 to receive a referral and make an appointment.

Locations

Stawell (Main Campus)

8-22 Patrick St,
Stawell 3380

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Monday - Friday
9am - 5pm

(03) 5358 7400

Ararat

60 High St,
Ararat 3377

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Monday - Friday
9:30am - 4:30pm

(03) 5352 6200

Horsham

70-72 Hamilton Street
Entrance via Darlot Street)
Horsham 3400

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Monday - Friday
9am - 5pm

(03) 5362 1200

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