Learn more about alcohol and its effects on the mental and physical health of youth.
Substances at a Glance – Alcohol
Youth and Alcohol
“ Canadians are unfortunately not paying enough attention to the harms of alcohol.” Dr. Theresa Tam, Chief Public Health Officer
Underage drinking is very common in Canada. Learn more about the substance most young Canadians will try first, and get some practical suggestions on how to begin meaningful conversations with your pre-teen or teen about alcohol use.