Drug & Alcohol Services

About Us


The Creating Options Program (CO Program) is a comprehensive and structured outpatient alcohol and other drug treatment service for individuals with multiple and complex needs. The service delivers intensive clinical support for people 18 years and over who require ongoing treatment to overcome, or manage harms associated with alcohol and other drugs. The program provides assessment, case management, case formulation, counselling, detox support, psycho-education, social skills training, relapse prevention, and referral strategies. The program’s delivery utilises the bio-psychosocial model with a recovery orientation, and provides a welcoming, non-judgemental, and confidential environment.

Eligibility Criteria

  1. Are currently experiencing significant difficulties due to alcohol or other drug use
  2. Alcohol or other drug user’s use is significantly impacting on functionality and health issues

Treatment Episode

Treatment episodes usually consist of 12 weekly one-hour sessions for individual.

Clients are able to engage in a new treatment episode directly following the close of a treatment episode.


All assessment and intake is conducted through the Central Intake Service. Clients need to self-refer by calling the Central Intake Service. Call 07 3620 8880

Quick Facts About The Region

Drug ARM - Toowoomba is located in the suburb of South Toowoomba, the customer service centre of Toowoomba in the council of Toowoomba Regional, the state electorate of Toowoomba South and the federal electorate of Groom.