There are many reasons why people use substances. It is important to know the facts about the substance(s) you use, as well as what some of the risks are. This will help you make the best decision for yourself! Being informed can help you plan to reduce any harms as well as help you understand what negative effects from a substance might look like for you. Whether you are looking to learn more or if you think you or someone you care about is struggling with substance use, here is some information we put together with the help of young people from across Alberta to help you on your journey.
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All information on this site is intended to provide assistance and guidance but cannot replace the care of a medical professional.