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In the media | Jan 9, 2020

Sydney Morning Herald: ‘Lots of parents scared’: mother of music festival reveller who died takes control

The grieving mother of festivalgoer Alex Ross-King is appealing to parents to ‘‘have a conversation with your kids that accepts reality’’ in a social media campaign about harm minimisation and drugs. Read More

Updates | Dec 13, 2019

The nuances of addiction

My grandson is totally addicted. He’s a two-and-a-half-year-old excavator addict. He sits on my shoulders at construction sites. He can sit there for hours. Read More

Press Releases | Dec 12, 2019

Media Release: Premier’s denial of pill testing evidence an ideological endangerment of life

The Take Control campaign for safer, saner drug laws is lashing Premier […] Read More

Press Releases | Dec 1, 2019

Media Release: ‘It’s not too late to stop a spate of deaths this Christmas – act today”

The national campaign for safer, saner drug laws ‘Take Control’ says it’s not too late to avoid another horrific summer of festival deaths, as it expresses its deep regret for the death of another young person at the Strawberry Fields Festival, with reports suggesting he ingested a mixture of substances. Read More

Press Releases | Nov 12, 2019

Media Release: Kids need health advice in the pill testing tent

The national campaign for safer, saner drug laws Take Control has welcomed […] Read More

Press Releases | Nov 8, 2019

MEDIA RELEASE: Coroner confirms Premier must take control of drug laws to save lives this summer

The Take Control campaign for safer, saner drug laws is urging the […] Read More

Press Releases | Nov 1, 2019

MEDIA RELEASE: Shift to health & safety: Removing criminal sanctions for personal use will save lives

The Take Control national campaign for safer, saner drug laws has welcomed reports of […] Read More

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