Alcohol and Drug Prevention in Alberta

Drug prevention and education in Alberta is usually the first line of defense for drug and alcohol addiction prevention. Our goal is to help people make an informed decision about drugs and alcohol and understand the dangerous risks involved. In addition, drug prevention and education programs in Alberta are effective in helping kids, teens, and young adults avoid substance use but educating parents is as important.


List of Alcohol and Drug Prevention Programs in Alberta

The information below will help you on how to find a drug & alcohol prevention and education program in Alberta. The list could be incomplete, so if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us at 1-877-254-3348.

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Commitment to Quality's team of addiction professionals has over 100 years of combined experience in the field of substance use and addiction recovery. They use this experience when assessing each service listed in our directory. If you have any questions, comments, or concerns regarding any of the listings in our directory, you can contact the team directly at [email protected]. We will utilize your feedback to make any necessary updates to our list of services. This email is used for administrative purposes only and should only be used if you have questions about the content on the website. For help for yourself or a loved one please call the helpline or fill out the contact form above.

Ask a professional

Drug education and prevention are designed to provide informative strategies to prevent substance use and related harm among youth and adults. These comprehensive strategies are used to help individuals, schools, health organizations, and communities, among others.

Yes, most drug rehab centers provide their clients with drug education and prevention. This information is critical to have during recovery as it helps to understand the harms created by drug and alcohol use. Drug education and prevention also help with avoiding situations where drug and alcohol use occurs.

There are provincial and federal resources in Canada through the private and public sectors. There is no one size fits all for drug education and prevention. There are good programs and ones that are not so effective. It is the responsibility of parents or caregivers to provide current and accurate drug education and prevention to youth.

The questions from’s “Ask a Professional” are answered by Nickolaus Hayes. If you need further clarification on any of the questions above or have any other questions you can contact him directly at [email protected].


Marcel Gemme has been helping people struggling with addiction for over 19 years. He first started as an intake counselor for a drug rehabilitation center in 2000. During his 5 years as an intake counselor, he helped many addicts get the treatment they needed. With drug and alcohol problems constantly on the rise in the United States and Canada, he decided to use the Internet as a way to educate and help many more people in both those countries. This was 15 years ago. Since then, Marcel has built two of the largest websites in the U.S. and Canada which reach and help millions of people each year. He is an author and a leader in the field of drug and alcohol addiction. His main focus is threefold: education, prevention and rehabilitation. To this day, he still strives to be at the forefront of technology in order to help more and more people. He is a Licensed Drug and Alcohol Treatment Specialist graduate with Honours of Stratford Career Institute. Marcel has also received a certificate from Harvard for completing a course entitled The Opioid Crisis in America and a certificate from The University of Adelaide for completing a course entitled AddictionX: Managing Addiction: A Framework for Succesful Treatment.

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