What Is Cannabis?

Cannabis (sometimes referred to as “marijuana”) is a drug that’s made from the cannabis plant. Depending on how it’s processed, cannabis can be used for medicinal purposes or for non-medicinal (“recreational”) use.

Cannabis and the Law

The federal Cannabis Act will legalize access to non-medicinal cannabis in Canada when it comes into force on October 17th, 2018. Find out what’s legal and what’s not.

Cannabis and Your Health

Legal doesn’t mean safe. No drug is without risk. Before using cannabis, it’s important to know how it can affect your short- and long-term health.

Cannabis Forum for Parents

Come to our Parent Forums on Cannabis to find out what the new Cannabis Act means for youth in our area.