The Strategy

We consulted across Peterborough City & County, local experts, and international research to develop a plan to reduce the harm associated with alcohol and other drug use.

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Understanding Substance Use

There are many harms associated with substance use. Understanding the complexities can help improve the way we support individuals in our lives.

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Need Help?

A list of local resources and places to go for help related to substance use.

Peterborough Drug Strategy
Peterborough Drug Strategy3 days ago
It's important to understand the severity of the opioid crisis! The Public Health Agency of Canada is expecting opioid deaths to reduce overall life expectancy in Canada.
Peterborough Drug Strategy
Peterborough Drug Strategy3 weeks ago
Our Local Health Integration Network wants YOUR feedback on how to create #nowrongdoor for mental health and addictions in our area.

Do you have personal experience? Do you have ideas you'd like to share?

We're hosting an opportunity to give this feedback - July 5th, 7-8:30pm. Contact for more details.
Peterborough Drug Strategy
Peterborough Drug Strategy4 weeks ago
Health Canada reminds Canadians of the limitations of fentanyl test strips being used to check street drugs before consumption

Get a naloxone kit