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PAD at Issues of Substance National Conference, November 4-6, 2013

by Diane Buhler, Executive Director I had the privilege of attending the national conference of the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse in Ottawa this week. PAD was an exhibitor, sharing a table with Marie Brisson from Best Start, the maternal, … Continue reading

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Poster presentation at OHPA’s public health summit

Pat Sanagan, Kelly McIvor, and Diane Buhler developed a poster for Making Healthy Communities Count.  PAD presented Engaging Youth in Chronic Disease: Challenging Our Assumptions on day two of the conference.

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S8 ’til L8

On Saturday, April 30th, 2011 over 45 Sk8ers came to skate from 7 pm to midnite at C.J. Skateboard Park in Etobicoke – and raised funds for PAD. Jesse Landen, a pro skater, was there to do a demonstration, sign … Continue reading

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Risky Drinking: the Un-Conference.

“Alcohol is the most commonly used substance by youth. Two thirds of all junior and senior students reported having consumed alcohol on the past year” – Marianne Kobus Matthews quoting from the Canadian Addiction Survey, 2004 Risky Drinking: the Un-Conference. … Continue reading

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