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Drug Free Kids Canada

Registered Name: Drug Free Kids Canada / Jeunesse sans drogue Canada

Business No: 896474319RR0001

Where families come for help. We educate parents about substance use by youth and encourage family conversations about drugs. Des réponses pour les families. Nous éduquons les parents sur les méfaits de l'utilisation de la drogue & le mauvais usage de médicaments.

Drug Free Kids Canada

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Our Vision:  To ensure that all young people will be able to live their lives free of problematic substance use and addiction.

Educate, Empower and Engage Canadians

  • We educate parents and trusted adults with evidence-based information
  • We empower parents with the practical tools to help them engage in open and honest conversations about substance use with their pre-teens and teens.
  • We raise the public’s awareness of the important issues affecting youth and substance use, collaborating with advertising agencies and media partners to create drug education/prevention campaigns that run on TV, radio, print, and digital media across Canada.
  • We inform parents and trusted adults about the increased risk of illegal street drugs and problematic opioid use by youth.
  • We encourage parental engagement in:
    • the prevention of substance use by youth; 
    • intervention – reducing the harm drug use can cause to youth: 
    • supporting the treatment of their child’s problematic substance use and recovery.

REGISTERED CHARITY ADDRESS

1335 Carling Avenue

Suite 308

Ottawa, ON, K1Z 8N8

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