Understand more about different substances and drugs, including why people use them, how people use them and what can go wrong.
The following resources are available to youth, families and care professionals.
Substance use among youth is a reality. Excessive alcohol or drug use often leads to other complications.
Island Health’s Youth Harm Reduction Award, to be given annually, was inspired by three high school students in the Greater Victoria region whose commitment and passion allowed them to attain their goal of providing harm reduction training in their school.