The Making a Change (MAC) Program is an 8 week structured alcohol and other drug day rehabilitation program.

The program aims to:

  • Promote behaviour change
  • Improve lifestyle, health & wellbeing
  • Reduce/cease the risks, harms & consequences of alcohol and other drug use
  • Assist participants to improve feelings of social connectedness
  • Improve daily living skills

Program Information

Who is it for?

People who experience problematic alcohol or other drug use who are:

  • 18 years +
  • self-motivated and capable of self-management

How much time will it take?

The 8 week program runs Tues-Fri (Fri is optional),  9.30am - 3.30pm

When is it held?

Runs 4 times a year (dates to be advised)

  • Feb - March
  • April – June
  • July – September
  • October – December

Where is it held?

Ballarat Community Health, Victoria Street

How do I get into the program?

Download the Referral Form to find out more about the MAC program.

For more information contact the Alcohol and Other Drug Team at Ballarat Community Health

Phone:  5338 4522 or 5338 4583



Program Information

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