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Non-medical use of cannabis information sessions
UCDSB and CDSBEO in Conjunction with Health Units Host Public Sessions on Non-Medical Cannabis
Posted on 09/21/2018
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September 21, 2018 (Brockville, ON) – The Upper Canada District School Board (UCDSB), Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario (CDSBEO), Eastern Ontario Health Unit, and the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit are hosting five public meetings over the next week. These meetings are to increase community awareness about the legalization of non-medical cannabis use. The sessions are designed to inform our schools and communities about how to manage the changes in a safe and responsible way.

Details of upcoming sessions are as follows:

Monday, September 24, 2018
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. (French) 
École secondaire catholique Embrun
1276 St Jacques Rd
Embrun, ON

Monday, September 24, 2018
6:30 – 8:00 p.m. (English)
Smiths Falls & District Collegiate Institute
299 Percy St
Smiths Falls, ON

Wednesday, September 26, 2018
6:00-7:00 p.m. (French)
École secondaire catholique La Citadelle
510 McConnell Ave
Cornwall, ON

Thursday, September 27, 2018
6:30-8:00 p.m. (English)
South Grenville District High School
1000 Edward Street N
Prescott, ON

Thursday, September 27, 2018  
6:30 – 7:30 p.m. (French)
École secondaire catholique le Relais
100 McNab St.
Alexandria, ON   

Similar meetings will be held across the UCDSB and CDSBEO jurisdiction until October 20 at both school and municipal locations. For a complete listing of dates, times and locations, please visit

For more information, please contact:

Stephen Sliwa 
Upper Canada District School Board 
(613) 342-0371 ext. 1234   

John Cameron
Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario
(613) 258-7757 ext. 3177 

Karine Hebert 
Manager of Communications 
Eastern Ontario Health Unit

Susan Healey 
Communications Co-ordinator
Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit






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