A member of the ‘Dalgarno Institute’ a coalition of alcohol and drug educators, Tony seeks to engage, educate and recalibrate cultural perceptions and values through ‘Fence building’ process. In order to shift the community particular adolescent, young adults and family’s attitudes around alcohol and drugs away from cultural expectation and participation, towards the proactive and protection of ‘not having to’ approach.

Tony’s life lessons overcoming adversity as an ex-drug dealer and addict for almost a decade is all founded on sound, sustainable and community benefiting principles and values.

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Tony’s recent speaking engagements;

2016 Springwood High School – Year 8, 10
2015 The Stand Tall Event – Newcastle
2015 John Edmondson High school – Year 11
2015 Tumbarumba Rotary, Lions and Youth Council
2015 Hoxton Park High School – Year 11
2015 Strathfield South High School – Year 11
2015 Bonnyrigg High School – Project 10
2015 Eldersile High School – Year 11
2015 Parks Community Centre – Links 2 Learning Program
2015 Young Shire Council – Drug Forum (CDAT) Community Drug Action Team NSW
2015 Young High School – Drug Education NSW
2015 Tumut Shire Council – ICE Forum NSW
2015 PCYC Burwood – N.O.A.H Program
2015 PCYC Hornsby – Young mens Program
2015 Scotts College – Year 9 Long Journey Home Program NSW
2015 Youth of the Streets – AOD Workshop NSW
2014 James Busby High School – Year 10 Changed Life Story
2014 Community Access and Services – Youth Drug Forum (CASSA) ADL
2014 Ashcroft High School – Year 11 Crossroads Program (PDHPE) NSW
2014 Fairvale High School – Year 11 Crossroads Program (PDHPE) NSW
2014 Westfields Sports High School – Year 11 Crossroads Program (PDHPE) NSW
2014 Parkes Community Wetherill Park – Links to Learning (L2L) NSW
2013 Westfields Sports High School – Year 11 Crossroads Program (PDHPE) NSW
2012 Fairfield Library – Finding My Place Program NSW
2012 Fairfield City Council – Step Up Event (CDAT) Community Drug Action Team NSW
2012 Ted Noffs Foundation – AOD Workshop NSW
2010 Fairfield City Council – Drug Forum (CDAT) Community Drug Action Team NSW