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Victorian Prison Opioid Substitution Therapy Program Guidelines 2015

Opioid addiction is a recognised disease requiring therapeutic intervention.

The Opioid Substitution Therapy Program is just one initiative available to prisoners to address drug related harm in the prison population.

The program aims to decrease the harm associated with opioid use in prison and reduce the likelihood of substance use upon return to the community.


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Author: Department of Justice & Regulation - Justice Health
Publisher: Department of Justice & Regulation - Justice Health
Date of Publication: 2015
Copyright: State  Government of Victoria, 2015.

 

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