If at any stage during the study you become distressed or require additional support from someone not involved in the research, please contact one of the services listed below.


General COVID-19 information

  • National Coronavirus Helpline: 1800 020 080

Drug and alcohol support

  • National Alcohol & Other Drug Hotline: 1800 250 015

  • Family Drug Support 24-hour line: 1300 368 186

Crisis support & mental health

  • Lifeline: 13 11 14 (24 hours)

  • Mental Health Crisis Team: 1300 011 511

Sexual assault, domestic and family violence

  • 1800RESPECT: 1800 737 732



For helpful resources about reducing risks while using drugs during COVID-19, see:

Organisations that represent people who use drugs:


Other resources:


The National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre (NDARC) is a premier research institution in Sydney, Australia and is recognised internationally as a Research Centre of Excellence. NDARC was established at UNSW Sydney in May 1986 and officially opened in November 1987.

Our overall mission is to conduct and disseminate high quality research and related activities that increase the effectiveness of treatment and intervention responses to alcohol and other drug related harm.

Click here to find out more.

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