EDUCATE.

To advocate for prevention through education with all levels of government. This will include factual, evidence-based and non-judgmental information and education to elementary and secondary curriculum.

NAVIGATE.

To create a family navigation service accessible by children, young adults and parents. This service offers access to support resources addressing the needs of those with substance use disorders or those affected by substance use disorders, including safe, supportive spaces to share their experiences with these issues.

ADVOCATE.

To advocate to our elected officials and non-governmental organizations to expand and enhance support facilities and services for children and young adults who need urgent care to support their struggle with substance use disorder and concurrent mental health issues.

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