Withdrawal Management

St John of God Hospital Subiaco’s Drug & Alcohol Withdrawal Network (DAWN) is available to assist people manage their withdrawal from alcohol/drug use in the home environment. DAWN’s experienced nurses work closely with the client’s doctor and provide regular visits during withdrawal. 

This serviced can be accessed through Palmerston’s South Metro Community Drug Service or by calling DAWN direct on (08) 9328 6049.

Palmerston's Great Southern Community Drug Service offers the following in relation to Withdrawal Management:
  • Assessment and support for inpatient and home detox
  • Referral for detox to appropriate hospital or centre
  • Support and advice for both GP’s and Nurses within the region
  • Education workshops for health professionals
Detox services are offered by Next Step in East Perth, (08) 9219 1919, and the Salvation Army Bridge Sobering Up Centre, (08) 9227 8086.


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