Making drug use legal and safe will take a big, vocal movement with a shared vision for change. It’s time to find the common ground.
Let’s be honest
Most people who use drugs have safe and positive experiences. Many are successful professionals – sometimes in positions of great power. The silence around those experiences helps keep the status quo in place. If you’re one of the many people with that sort of story, now is the time to step up and tell it.
Change the story
Journalists covering drug stories mostly write about law enforcement and quote people like police and politicians. People who use drugs are portrayed as criminals, irresponsible or troubled and almost never quoted.
It’s time to change the media story about drugs.
Fighting the federal Welfare Reform Bill
Unharm helped form an alliance of organisations to stop a federal government bill that would have punished poor people by taking away their welfare payments if they used drugs.
Our plan to win
Learn about our plan to make drug use legal and safe
Australia can be a country that gets drugs right, but we can’t just leave it to the politicians. We are building a public groundswell for change. That starts with a new, honest conversation about drugs.