ScriptWise is promoting the National Prevention of Prescription Medication Dependence Week May 14-18.

The objectives of this Week are to: 

  • raise awareness in local communities about potential harms associated with prescription medications such as opioids and benzodiazepines
  • promote existing prevention efforts across Australia

A Community Forum is being held on 15 May 2018 to provide the opportunity for the community to gain more information on the challenge of medication overdose rates and associated deaths.

All are invited to attend; please RSVP to Lyn Crook at your intention to assist with managing the evening.

The Forum will be held:

15 May at 7.30 pm


Where: Colac Bowling Cub

Cnr Moore and Armstrong Streets, Colac

Sponsors: Rotary Clubs of Colac and Colac West