As part of their overdose prevetion strategy, District School Board Ontario North East , in partnership with the Porcupine and Timiskaming Health Units, would like to release the following information:
Parents, set clear expectations with your teen around substance use. Work together to develop rules and consequences which are appropriate for their age and maturity level. Be flexible and open to negotiating. Ensure you and your teen have a clear understanding of what is expected and the consequences. Be consistent to create an environment where the rules are respected.
Take a look at STATS, FACTS AND TALKING POINTS ABOUT ALCOHOL AND OTHER DRUGS.