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Kickstart offers group alcohol and other drug support to male participants who have been in contact with the Victorian justice system.

The program aims to increase awareness of the relationship between substance misuse and offending behaviour. It assists participants to:

  • Develop skills and build motivation to improve self-efficacy
  • Prepare actionable self-management plans
  • Reduce criminal thinking
  • Improve emotional regulation
  • Create meaningful behavioural change

After successfully completing Kickstart, participants will be equipped with effective strategies to address the link between substance use and offending behaviour, leading to a higher motivation for change.

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