News Release Archive

  Health regions across the province are gearing up for
  National Drug Awareness Week taking place Nov. 19 to 25.
  The central, eastern, northern and western health regions
  will initiate their own special events to effectively
  generate widespread drug awareness in the different
  "Provincial participation in National Drug Awareness Week is
  of the utmost importance if we are to reduce drug abuse in
  Nova Scotia," said Health Minister Ron Stewart. "It's the
  time for individuals and communities to join hands in a
  concentrated effort to address the issue of alcohol and
  other drug abuse in their region."
  Metro Drug Dependency Services invites the public to join
  them for an open house Wednesday, Nov. 22 from 3 p.m. to 6
  p.m. at their new offices, at Camp Hill Medical Centre, 1763
  Robie Street, 4th Floor.
  The open house offers an opportunity for the public to learn
  more about how they can help prevent alcohol and other drug
  abuse problems to show that "together we can make a
  Contact: Sue McKeage     902-424-3581
           Laura Nicholls  902-424-5623
  trp                      Nov. 14, 1995