Alcohol Drug Education Service (ADES)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: 203 - 2550 Shaughnessy Street
Port Coquitlam
BC V3C 3G2
Country: Canada
Region: Northern America
Website: http://ades.bc.ca
UN Languages: English
Other languages:
   
Areas:
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Training
Short description:
ADES aims to promote healthy lifestyles by preventing and/or reducing the problem use of alcohol and other drugs through education and advocacy.
Current programs and initiatives include: SEE WEBSITE FOR MORE
Making Decisions - a curriculum-based program delivered in classrooms to grades four through nine.
Parents as Preventors - a prevention program designed to empower parents to influence their children by forming strong family and school connectivity.
Professionals as Preventors - training for educators, police, social workers and those who work with youth.
Resources such as fact sheets and tip sheets.
Tobacco Free Sports - a provincial initiative to reduce the association between tobacco and sport. Includes the development of resources and the website tobaccofreesports.ca
Alcohol and drug information for youth, including the site, drugfacts.ca
Other offices: