Cannabis Parent and Caregiver information sessions

Cannabis plant

Hastings Prince Edward Public Health, in partnership with the Algonquin & Lakeshore Catholic District School Board and Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board, is hosting Cannabis Parent and Caregiver information sessions throughout February and March between 6:30 pm -7:45 pm. The session will include presentations from the community partners including the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Tobacco Enforcement Officers and Public Health Nurses.

The session will provide an overview of cannabis use youth, harm to youth, legalization and knowing the law, strategies for parents to help prevent or delay the use of cannabis and other drugs and offer community resources

Quinte West – February 27, 2019 at St. Paul Catholic Secondary School

Picton – March 21, 2019 at Prince Edward Collegiate Institute

Belleville – March 20, 2019 at Eastside Secondary School

Bancroft – March 27, 2019 at North Hastings High School