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Thank you for taking the time to respond to this survey which helps us to make sure we are meeting the needs of young people. Please answer the following questions as honestly as you can. If there is any question that you are uncomfortable answering or just would prefer not to answer, please leave it blank.

You will not be identified by your answers so nobody will know how you personally responded.

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Party dance floor with lights
Imagine you are at a party where there is alcohol available. You know some friends and acquaintances there plus some other people you don’t really know. People seem to be having a good time and there is a pretty good vibe about it. 

Think about the following questions and respond as you believe you would in this situation.

A person putting their hand up to refuse an advanceImagine now that there are some people who have been drinking a lot and the vibe is not as positive. You see someone feeling uncomfortable in an awkward situation. It appears that they are receiving some unwanted sexual advances from another person. 

Angry man pointing and yelling

Imagine now that as you look around, you see a person standing in front of somebody who looks angry. The angry person is being verbally aggressive and their body language appears to be physically threatening.

A crowd of people icons, all different colours
Every person has different relationships. The following questions ask you to rate the quality of your relationship with a number of different people/groups. If you are not involved with the group or you would prefer not to answer, please leave the rating blank.
How would you rate the quality of your relationship with:

Pictures of various drugs, cannabis leaf, alcohol bottles, medications and a cigarette
Now we would like to ask you some questions about what you believe you might be doing over the next 12 months

How likely do you think it is that you will do any of the following:

The following questions ask you about how supportive people would be if you decided to make a range of personal and health-related decisions. 

If any of the decisions do not apply to you (e.g. you don't drink alcohol), or you would prefer not to answer, please leave the rating blank.

Icon of two parents and a childThink about your parents or guardiansHow supportive do you think they would be if you...

Now, think aIcon of three people in a networkbout your
 friends or peersHow supportive do you think they would be if you...

Young people drinking and smoking

Remember the party scenario from the start of this survey?

Imagine now that it is later on and you can see evidence of some illicit drug use....

A person walking down a street at nightImagine now that that you are walking home from the party and you see a person in the street.

You recognise them from earlier in the night when you saw them drinking alcohol at the party. They look like they are feeling unwell.

Various drugs
These final questions ask you about your beliefs and expectations about alcohol and other drugs. Please indicate how much you agree or disagree with the following statements.