Browse our current projects to find information, resources and tools that will enhance your practice or address your workforce needs.

Addiction leadership days

Matua Raḵi and the National Committee for Addiction Treatment (NCAT) host Addiction Leadership Days three times a year in the main centres.

Alcohol and Drug Outcome Measure

The outcome measure for community-based outpatient adult addiction services.

Co-existing problems

Organisations can access resources to improve the way they respond to people experiencing co-existing problems.

Consumer and peer workforce

Matua Raḵi provides information, resources and research to help the sector develop and grow the peer and consumer workforce.

Cultural competency

Matua Raḵi supports services and practitioners to engage and work effectively with a range of people from diverse cultures and recognise the impact culture.


Complete essential training online at your own pace at a time that suits you.

Real Skills: Online assessment tool

Real Skills is a free online self-assessment tool for organisations and the workforce to assess knowledge and skills and plan targeted workforce development.

The role of Authorised Officer under the Substance Addiction (Compulsory Assessment and Treatment) Act 2017

This e-learning module provides an orientation to the role of Authorised Officer under the SA(CAT) Act.

Therapeutic communities

Collaborating to provide support and training that develops the capacity and capability of therapeutic communities within New Zealand.

Wellbeing of the workforce

Worker wellbeing is receiving increasing attention. However, little is known about the wellbeing status of the AOD/addiction workforces.

Workforce data

Matua Raḵi is a source of information on addiction workforce data.

Working with families and whānau

Information and resources that supports the addiction workforce to meet the needs of the family and whānau of people with addiction issues.