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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 Strategy
Are you a health or social service provider looking for tips on supporting people who use cannabis? Check out Cannabasics, a free resource from the Canadian Public Health Association.
Peterborough Drug Strategy
Peterborough Drug Strategy
Public consultations for the Canadian Drugs Substance Use Strategy close tomorrow at midnight.

Click the link below to fill out a questionnaire or share a story about how substance use has impacted your life or the lives of people you know.

https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/programs/consultation-strengthening-canada-approach-substance-use-issues.html?utm_source=canada-ca-substance-use-consultation-en&utm_medium=vurl&utm_campaign=vurl
Peterborough Drug Strategy
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Dr. Peter Selby, Director of Medical Education, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, discusses the importance of compassion in treating addiction. Video i...
Peterborough Drug Strategy
Compassion
Dr. Peter Selby, Director of Medical Education, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, discusses the importance of compassion in treating addiction. Video i...
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