Media Contacts

For general media inquiries relating to alcohol and other drugs, including statistics, treatment and education please contact:

Paul Aiken
Media Manager
Tel: (03) 9384 8867
Mob: 0435 875 818
Email:

ReGen can provide expert comment on:

  • Causes, affects and treatment of alcohol and other drugs (AOD)
  • Drug trends
  • AOD use and its impact on families and friends
  • Alcohol withdrawal and rehabilitation programs
  • Programs and services available to people with AOD issues and their families and friends
  • The stigmatisation of people who use AOD including myths and stereotypes
  • Social, education and employment issues for people with AOD issues
  • Drink and drug driving
  • Brief interventions for people apprehended with cannabis or other drugs for personal use
  • Needle & syringe programs, medically supervised injecting centres, opioid replacement therapies/ pharmacotherapy, peer-administered naloxone
  • Online service delivery and social media
  • Budget and funding issues
  • Government policy


Media spokespeople

Further information on Media Spokespeople is available here