Category Archives: Blog

The Latest Stats & Facts: Monthly Round Up (September 2013)

Each month PAD compiles the latest news, evidence and resources about parenting, teen development, and alcohol and other drugs into a single blog post.  Have something to add? Please let us know! Cannabis & Psychosis is a website about the relationship between cannabis use … Continue reading

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Blog post on the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation’s PinkTour Launch

PAD attended the launch of the Pink Tour, which increases awareness and accessibility of breast health services around Ontario. Read the blog post here. PAD supplied the bus tour with a thousand scratch cards and five hundred Hook Up to the … Continue reading

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Thanks for your support through the LCBO Coin Box Donation program

March was the month to support PAD at the LCBO stores throughout Ontario. We would like to thank everyone who supported PAD through the LCBO Coin Box Donation program! Because of your generosity, we exceeded our goal and raised almost $8,000. … Continue reading

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Taking Charge covered in Smith Falls’ community newspaper article

Read the article here. 

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Blog post on Taking Charge: Young Women, Alcohol & Sexual Assault

In line with May being Sexual Assault Prevention Month, Andrea Zeelie wrote a blog post for HC Link highlighting facts about alcohol and sexual assault, as well as prevention efforts such as PAD’s program Taking Charge. Read the full blog … Continue reading

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E-Forum on Youth and Drinking: Is there Evidence to Support Low-Risk Guidelines for Youth?

Last week, Parent Action on Drugs and HC Link hosted a three-day informal conversation online on Canada’s Low-Risk Alcohol Drinking Guidelines for Youth. The conversation began with a review of the evidence around guidelines for youth and then opened up … Continue reading

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Blog post on alcohol consumption and long weekends

Education consultant Patricia Scott-Jeoffroy wrote a post for HC Link’s blog about the drinking culture which is highlighted during summer long weekend vacations. Read the blog post here.

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