Treatment service users (TSU) project: phase two

Abbreviations

Page last updated: March 2011

  • ACT - Australian Capital Territory

  • ADCA - Alcohol and Other Drugs Council of Australia

  • AIVL - Australian Injecting and Illicit Drug Users League

  • ANCD - Australian National Council on Drugs

  • AOD - alcohol and other drugs

  • APSAD - Australasian Professional Society for Alcohol and Other Drugs

  • APSU - Association of Participating Service Users

  • ATCA - Australasian Therapeutic Communities Association

  • ATODS - alcohol, tobacco and other drugs services

  • BBV - blood-borne virus

  • CDHA - Commonwealth Department of Health and Ageing

  • CHF - Consumers' Health Forum of Australia

  • DHS - Department of Human Services Victoria

  • DoHA - Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing

  • DPMP - Drug Policy Modelling Program

  • EOI - Expressions of Interest

  • HIV - human immunodeficiency virus

  • HREC - Human Research Ethics Committee

  • HRV - Harm Reduction Victoria (formerly VIVAIDS)

  • IGCD - Inter-Governmental Committee on Drugs

  • MHCA - Mental Health Council of Australia

  • NADA - New South Wales Alcohol and Other Drugs Association

  • NAMHS - Northern Area Mental Health Service

  • NCETA - National Centre in Education and Training on Addiction

  • NCHSR - National Centre in HIV Social Research

  • NCOSS - New South Wales Council of Social Services

  • NGO - non-government organisation

  • NRCCPH - National Resource Centre for Consumer Participation in Health

  • NSW - New South Wales

  • NUAA - New South Wales Users and AIDS Association

  • ORPACS - Opioid Replacement Pharmacotherapies Advice and Complaints Service

  • PAC - Project Advisory Committee

  • PAMS - Pharmacotherapies Advocacy, Mediation and Support Service

  • SESIAHS - South Eastern Sydney and Illawarra Area Health Service

  • TAS - Tasmania

  • TSU - treatment service user

  • VAADA - Victorian Alcohol and Drug Association

  • VIC - Victoria

  • VIVAIDS - Victorian Drug Users Group (now Harm Reduction Victoria)

  • WA - Western Australia

  • WANADA - Western Australian Network of Alcohol and other Drug Agencies

  • WASUA - Western Australian Substance Users Association