P.A.R.T.Y. Program South Australia host programs in the regional community. Local regional health services provide teenagers within their community the opportunity to partake in the P.A.R.T.Y. Program.
Hosting the P.A.R.T.Y. Program will provide regional communities a trauma prevention program to be delivered to regional communities which unfortunately have a disproportionate number of deaths and injuries in young people.
Mount Gambier and Districts Health Service
Mount Gambier Hospital host the P.A.R.T.Y. Program enabling South-Eastern Schools of South Australia to engage their students in the consequences of risky behaviour local to their demographic.
The Emergency Services together with the Mount Gambier and Districts Health Service provide a local understanding of the risks and choices that young people within the community are facing. Together with the P.A.R.T.Y. program they are dedicated in seeing a reduction in trauma in their community.
Riverland General Hospital - Berri
The Riverland General Hospital in Berri hosted their first program in May 2017.
The P.A.R.T.Y. Program together with Country Health SA local hospital staff, Flinders University, South Australian Ambulance Service, Country Fire Service, South Australian Police and State Emergency Services joined together to challenge the risk perception of local youth specific for their area.
Education on the toxic combination of excessive drinking and river activities as well as the local road risks was discussed providing the young students with knowledge that will attempt to empower them to make safer choices in the coming years.