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May 25, 2017, 08:30 ET CCSA and National Recovery Advisory Committee Release First-Ever Report Highlighting Recovery in Canada

ST. JOHN'S, May 25, 2017 /CNW/ - The Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA) (formerly the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse) and the National Recovery Advisory Committee are pleased...


May 23, 2017, 14:30 ET Media Advisory - Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction and National Recovery Advisory Committee to release findings of first-ever Life in Recovery Report

OTTAWA, May 23, 2017 /CNW/ - The Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA) (formerly the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse) and the National Recovery Advisory Committee are pleased to...


Apr 19, 2017, 14:58 ET Media Advisory - CCSA subject-matter experts on cannabis available for media interviews on "4/20"

OTTAWA, April 19, 2017 /CNW/ - What: On April 20 ("4/20") Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) subject-matter experts are available to respond to media inquiries related to cannabis policy,...


Jan 30, 2017, 12:00 ET New CCSA Report Reveals Canadian Youth Perceptions on Marijuana

OTTAWA, Jan. 30, 2017 /CNW/ - The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) today released Canadian Youth Perceptions on Cannabis, a new study that offers a detailed look at the youth perspective on...


Nov 19, 2016, 13:22 ET CCSA Commits to Key Role in Addressing Opioid Use in Canada

OTTAWA, Nov. 19, 2016 /CNW/ - At today's Opioid Summit, hosted by the Honourable Jane Philpott, federal Minister of Health, and the Honourable Eric Hoskins, Ontario Minister of Health and Long-Term...


Nov 17, 2015, 11:00 ET National Release of Report on Marijuana by the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse

Cannabis Regulation: Lessons Learned from Colorado and Washington State MONTREAL, Nov. 17, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) released today its report, Cannabis...


Nov 16, 2015, 08:00 ET National Conference for the Addiction Field Examines New Trends and Fresh Approaches to Addressing Addiction in Canada

MONTREAL, Nov. 16, 2015 /CNW/ - Today marks the start of the Issues of Substance 2015 conference. Led by the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) and delivered in partnership with Mise sur toi,...


Nov 13, 2015, 14:37 ET National Release of Report on Marijuana by the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse - Cannabis Regulation: Lessons Learned from Colorado and Washington State

MONTREAL, Nov. 13, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - On November 17, 2015, the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) will release its report, Cannabis Regulation: Lessons Learned from Colorado and Washington...


Nov 11, 2015, 08:30 ET Media Advisory - Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse Presents the National Conference on Alcohol, Drug and Gambling Addiction

November 16-18 in Montreal, Quebec OTTAWA, Nov. 11, 2015 /CNW/ - Issues of Substance is Canada's national conference and largest gathering for the field of addiction to present new research and...


Jun 25, 2015, 08:25 ET Preventing Drug- and Alcohol-related Harms at Music Festivals in Canada - Recommendations from first-ever national, multi-sectoral collaboration

OTTAWA, June 25, 2015 /CNW/ - Like any major event, music festivals — popular among youth and young adults — are not without their inherent risks. In the summer of 2014 at least five young adults...


Jun 17, 2015, 10:00 ET Adolescent Marijuana Use and Its Impact on the Developing Brain

TORONTO, June 17, 2015 /CNW/ - In the sixth report in its signature Substance Abuse in Canada series, the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) today released research shedding critical light on...


Jun 16, 2015, 10:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - CCSA to Launch Next Substance Abuse in Canada Report: The Effects of Cannabis Use during Adolescence/

OTTAWA, June 11, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) will release the 2015 Substance Abuse in Canada report, The Effects of Cannabis Use during Adolescence, at a national news...


Jun 11, 2015, 11:51 ET Media Advisory - CCSA to Launch Next Substance Abuse in Canada Report: The Effects of Cannabis Use during Adolescence

OTTAWA, June 11, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) will release the 2015 Substance Abuse in Canada report, The Effects of Cannabis Use during Adolescence, at a national news...


Jan 28, 2015, 10:45 ET Canada's First-Ever Summit on Addiction Recovery Held in Ottawa

OTTAWA, Jan. 28, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA), alongside individuals and organizations from across Canada, held a first-ever National Summit on Addiction Recovery in...


Jan 26, 2015, 08:00 ET Media Advisory - CCSA hosting historic National Summit on Addiction Recovery

OTTAWA, Jan. 26, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA), alongside individuals and organizations from across Canada, will be holding a first-ever National Summit on Addiction...


Nov 20, 2014, 10:00 ET Substance Abuse Costs Canadian Hospitals Hundreds of Millions of Dollars per Year - Alcohol Abuse the Prime Culprit

OTTAWA, Nov. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - A new report from the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) highlights that substance abuse is a serious and increasingly costly health concern in Canada. Analysing...


Nov 17, 2014, 08:00 ET Marking National Addictions Awareness Week

Focus on Youth Substance Abuse Prevention OTTAWA, Nov. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - From November 17–21, 2014, the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) will join health and addiction organizations across...


Feb 12, 2014, 16:20 ET CCSA Recognizes Federal Leadership on Prescription Drug Abuse

OTTAWA, Feb. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) acknowledges the strong leadership shown by the federal government on the issue of prescription drug abuse in its budget...


Nov 04, 2013, 15:58 ET CCSA Report Calls for Greater Attention to Issues of Substance Use during Pregnancy

OTTAWA, Nov. 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, at its biennial Issues of Substance conference, the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) released the 2013 Substance Abuse in Canada report, Licit and Illicit ...


Nov 04, 2013, 08:00 ET Media Advisory - CCSA to Launch Next Substance Abuse in Canada Report, Licit and Illicit Drug Use during Pregnancy: Maternal, Neonatal and Early Childhood Consequences

OTTAWA, Nov. 4, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) will release the 2013 Substance Abuse in Canada report, Licit and Illicit Drug Use during Pregnancy: Maternal, Neonatal and...


Oct 31, 2013, 14:02 ET Media Advisory - CCSA to Launch Next Substance Abuse in Canada Report, Licit and Illicit Drug Use during Pregnancy: Maternal, Neonatal and Early Childhood Consequences

OTTAWA, Oct. 31, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) will release the 2013 Substance Abuse in Canada report, Licit and Illicit Drug Use during Pregnancy: Maternal, Neonatal and ...


Oct 28, 2013, 12:03 ET Media Advisory - National conference on substance abuse, Ottawa, November 4 - 6

OTTAWA, Oct. 28, 2013 /CNW/ - Issues of Substance (IOS) 2013, Canada's leading national conference for the substance abuse field is taking place in Ottawa next week, November 4, 5 and 6 at the Delta...


Mar 27, 2013, 15:31 ET Michel Perron (left), Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse and National Advisory Council Co-Chair, is joined by Minister Aglukkaq (right) for the release of National Strategy

OTTAWA, March 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Michel Perron (left), Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse and National Advisory Council Co-Chair, is joined by Minister Aglukkaq (right) for the ...


Mar 25, 2013, 14:59 ET Media Advisory - News Conference - Release of the National Strategy to Address the Harms Associated with Prescription Drugs

OTTAWA, March 25, 2013 /CNW/ - Wednesday, March 27 11:30 a.m. (Eastern Standard Time) Delta City Centre Hotel, Ballroom C 101 Lyon Street, Ottawa The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA), in...


Nov 22, 2010, 10:00 ET Setting the Standard for Drug Prevention Among Youth

CCSA releases Canada's first national standards to help schools, communities and families prevent substance abuse among Canadian youth OTTAWA, Nov. 22 /CNW/ - Schools, families and community...