Helping schools

Helping Schools
Cindy Andrew (left) working with partners to help parents address substance use with their kids.
Helping students think about drugs and gambling. Helping students talk about drugs and gambling. That's what it's all about!

From chocolate to alcohol—from cannabis to opium. Drug use is a human phenomenon. Likewise, games of chance and gambling appear to be as old as human history and are found in every culture. We can help students successfully manage their lives by developing drug and gambling literacy. But we need to focus on exploring meaning, not just learning facts. 

Featured Resources!

Gift of Listening

A 16-page workbook to help peer mentors get off on the right foot.

Let's Talk Dialogue

An 8-page intro that covers the why and how of dialogue about drugs.

Drug History Timeline

Drug History Timeline - an interactive educational resource.

Teaching and learning

Classroom learning resources
Professional learning resouces
Articles and background materials

Healthy school policy

Parent and community engagement

In-school support