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21 May. 2021

NT AOD Sector Awards Night 2021

AADANT will hosted the first NT AOD Sector Awards on May 18th 2021 at Wharf One at the Darwin Waterfront. Thank you to our sponsors and to all who attended. A big congratulations to the individuals and organisations who were recipients of awards. 

Please see a description of each award below.

Individual Awards:

NT Drug & Alcohol Sector Worker of the Year (2020) - Renae Winterton, Salvation Army Sunrise Centre

This award will be presented to a Drug and Alcohol Sector worker in the NT working for a non-government organisation (NGO) or partnered with a non-government organisation (NGO) who shows commitment, drive, perseverance, and dedication to the role. (Sponsored by AADANT)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Outstanding Contribution to Youth Drug and Alcohol - Anupa Mathew CAAPS Aboriginal Corporation 

This award will be presented to a Drug and Alcohol Sector worker in the NT working for a non-government organisation (NGO) or partnered with a non-government organisation (NGO) who shows commitment, drive, perseverance, and dedication in working with young people who use drugs and alcohol. (Sponsored by Industry Skills Advisory Council NT)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Developing Practice Award - Tim Stewart, BRADAAG

This award will be presented to a Drug and Alcohol Sector worker in the NT working for a non-government organisation (NGO) or partnered with a non-government organisation (NGO) who is relatively new to working in the sector and shows commitment, drive, perseverance, and dedication to the role.  (Sponsored by St. John's Ambulance NT)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Significant Contribution Award - Dr. Peter d'Abbs, Menzies School of Health Research

This award will be presented to a Drug and Alcohol Sector worker in the NT working for a non-government organisation (NGO) or partnered with a non-government organisation (NGO). Through longevity and dedication of service, this person has achieved significant outcomes, success and change for the NT community through direct service delivery or research and evaluation. (Sponsored by Chamber of Commerce NT)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Organisational Awards:

Excellence in Harm Reduction - James Smith and the Menzies School of Health Research AODG Team

This award will be presented to a Drug and Alcohol Sector worker in the NT working for a non-government organisation (NGO) or partnered with a non-government organisation (NGO) who is working towards minimising the harms of alcohol and drugs within their community in the NT.  (Sponsored by CAAPS)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Excellence in Indigenous AOD Programs - CAAPS Healthy Families Program

This award will be presented to a non-government organisation (NGO) in the NT with an alcohol and other drugs program specifically for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) Australians. This program must have been operational in the last year and will have demonstrated innovation, excellence and contribution to minimising the harms of alcohol and other drug use for individuals and the community.  (Sponsored by the Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Excellence in NT AOD Treatment - BRADAAG

This award will be presented to a non-government organisation (NGO) in the NT showing innovation, excellence and contribution to the health and safety of the community through an alcohol and other drug program. This program must have been operational in the last year and will have demonstrated innovation, excellence and contribution to minimising the harms of alcohol and other drug use for individuals and community. (Sponsored by the Northern Territory Primary Health Network)