Substance Use


Alcohol or drug use carries the risk of misuse and abuse. The results can be devastating to you and your family. The best approach is not to use illegal and addictive substances. For legal substances, like alcohol, it is best to stay within the recommended limits of alcohol consumption. 

If you are a parent or teacher and are interested in getting resources on alcohol and drug use for children and teens, visit:

If you or someone you know is looking for help with their alcohol or drug use, there are places that can help:

  • Connex Ontario

    Call 1-866-531-2600 for free, anonymous and confidential health services information, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You can use chat or email (visit the website to connect), or search the Directory of Services online to find youth programs across Ontario.

North Bay

345 Oak Street West

Parry Sound

70 Joseph Street Unit #302

Burk's Falls

17 Copeland Street (by appointment only)