Guidelines and application form for community alcohol and drug providers 

The Department of Health and Human Services (the department) is inviting non-government community-managed alcohol and drug (AOD) service providers – including residential services - to apply for funding to maintain safe operational practice and environments to reduce the risk of transmission of coronavirus (COVID-19) by staff or clients. 
 
The COVID Safe AOD grant program covers costs associated with additional cleaning and sanitising, minor works needed for safe operations, infection control training and backfill for staff, and incentives for workers to stay working at one service. 
 
For more details on the grants program, see the COVID Safe AOD Guidelines.
 
For further information contact:

Alcohol and Drug Commissioning, Service Design and Development, Department of Health and Human Services.

e: aod.enquiries@dhhs.vic.gov.au