Art Therapy Community Studio is back!

Creative Healing Connections Paint, draw, collage, use clay or other creative mediums to express, explore, discover, have fun, relax and connect with supportive peers. Creating art is therapeutic and empowering; it helps to express your thoughts, feelings and experiences when words are...

Read more

What is Dual Diagnosis?

Problematic use of drug and alcohol and mental health issues often go hand-in-hand. They have an inter-twined relationship that’s unique to every person’s situation. Dual Diagnosis is the term used to describe this relationship – when someone is experiencing both mental health...

Read more
News item thumbnail

International Overdose Awareness Day 2020

Today is International Overdose Awareness Day. It’s an important day at Windana, and for anyone who has lost people they love to overdose. It’s a chance to take a moment and remember loved ones who have died and the impact this has on those left behind, and those who have suffered...

Read more

Staff at our Drug Withdrawal House have the Coranavirus covered

...

Read more

Windana COVID-19 Announcement

COVID-19 is creating unprecedented challenges for the AOD sector.  Windana remains committed to providing the best care and support for our clients. We have reviewed our approach to service delivery in this challenging environment. In response to these challenges, and with the safety...

Read more

Annual Review 2018

Windana is pleased to launch their annual review for 2018. Annual Review...

Read more

National Alcohol Strategy 2018

Windana has prepared a submission to the Consultation Draft for the National Alcohol Strategy 2018 — 2026. Please take a moment to review our contribution that will inform the direction and priorities of this...

Read more

Update on the Grampians facility

Our Grampians facility was officially opened during February 2019. This modern treatment facility will create an optimal environment for clients to fully engage in their recovery. This is Victoria’s first 90-day Therapeutic Community model that combines so well with the picturesque...

Read more

Measuring and reporting on client impact

Windana and our landmark Client Impact Measurement strategy was profiled at the recent Australia and New Zealand Addiction Conference held in Queensland in early June. Using a bespoke Theory of Change model, Windana and Navigating Outcomes worked extensively with staff and clients to...

Read more

The increasing demand for pharmacotherapy

One particular element of Windana TC residential rehabilitation treatment is the slow stream pharmacotherapy program. This specialist and increasingly vital service delivers support to those clients managing a planned reduction in their medication. The program is overseen by a...

Read more