CCSA welcomes new Board member Gary Bass. [PDF]
Watch the webcast video of the release of report on drug use during pregnancy (November 26, 2013).
CCENDU Bulletin: no confirmed reports of desomorphine in Canada or the United States (November 21, 2013)
CCSA's 2012-13 annual report, Collective Challenge, Collective Action, is now available.
CCSA Report Calls for Greater Attention to Issues of Substance Use during Pregnancy. [PDF]
The full Issues of Substance 2013 conference program is now available. View now.
CCSA to release new research on the unique dangers of substance use for pregnant women. November 4, 2013 11:00 a.m. Eastern time. Register for the webcast!
Action News Vol. 23 No.2 (Fall 2013) [PDF]
National conference on substance abuse, Ottawa, November 4 – 6 [PDF]
Video interview with Issues of Substance 2013 keynote speaker Dr. Maté (3 minutes). Watch now.
CCSA CEO Michel Perron's Remarks at the Ottawa Celebration of Recovery Day [PDF]
New CCSA research on What Canadian Youth Think about Cannabis [PDF]
CCSA to Celebrate Recovery Day in Ottawa [PDF]
CCSA Celebrates 25 Years of Reducing Harms Caused by Substance Abuse [PDF]
New Zealand Welcomes Canadian Leadership in Reducing Alcohol- and Drug-Related Harms [PDF]
Our Canadian Standards have garnered increasing interest both nationally and internationally
The preliminary conference program is now available for Issues of Substance 2013 [PDF]
Two keynote speakers announced for Issues of Substance 2013
CCENDU releases Drug Alert for Illicit Fentanyl in Canada [PDF]
Action News Vol. 23 No.1 (Summer 2013) [PDF]
CCSA supports the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking [PDF]
New cannabis and cocaine drug summaries [PDF].
Registration now open for Issues of Substance 2013, Canada's national conference for the substance abuse field.
CCSA Encourages Canadians to Safely Discard Unused Prescription Drugs [PDF]
Release of First Do No Harm: Responding to Canada's Prescription Drug Crisis Collective Challenge Requires Collective Action [PDF]
Release of the National Strategy to Address the Harms Associated with Prescription Drugs [PDF]
Meeka Wellness Manuals Now Available in Inuktitut [PDF]
Ms. Leanne Lewis appointed as CCSA's new Board Chair.
Upcoming webinar: Optimizing outcomes in bipolar disorder: measuring & maximizing quality of life. Thursday, February 21, 1:00–2:00 p.m. EST. View details. This webinar is a SystemAction initiative.
Action News Vol. 22 No.3 (Winter 2013) [PDF]
Announcement: CCSA's colleagues at the Mamisarvik Healing Centre will feature on CBC Radio's, "The Current" on January 10 at 8:30 a.m. EST, and CBC TV's "The National" on January 11 at 9 p.m. and 10 p.m. EST. The Mamisarvik Healing Centre offers the only Inuit trauma and addictions recovery program in Canada.