This website is operated by Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre for the purposes of providing alcohol and drug related factsheets, guidelines and other information, for the benefit of general practitioners, other health professionals and the public. 

All the information on this website (including various documents, guidelines and factsheets) are based on research conducted at the time. Although DACAS has used reasonable endeavours to ensure that material contained on this website was correct at the time, DACAS provides no warranty and accepts no responsibility for the accuracy or the completeness of the material. 

No reliance should be made by any site user on the provided material. The site users should check for confirmation with the originating or authorising department, source or other body. Turning Point reserves the right to make changes to the content as it deems appropriate at any time. 

While this website provides information about alcohol and drug facts and services, it is not intended to provide medical advice to an individual. Advice should be sought from your own doctor or health care professional about your individual circumstances before you rely on any medical information conveyed on this website. General practitioners, doctors and other health professionals should use the information on this website as they see appropriate and as relevant to each situation. Further consultation can be provided by contacting DACAS to speak to one of the DACAS consultants

The website provides external links as a service to users of the website. However, Turning Point cannot control the content of the linked websites and does not warrant or guarantee the accuracy or authenticity of information provided on any of the linked websites. Links connecting this site to other websites are for users' convenience and do not necessarily mean that Turning Point endorses or approves those websites, their content or the people who manage or contribute to them.

Nothing contained on this site is intended to be used as medical advice. The information on this website is not intended for diagnosing, curing or preventing any illness. The DACAS website does not accept any liability for any injury, loss or damage incurred by the use or reliance on any DACAS website content.