Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Substance use resources

On this page

  1. Self-assessment
  2. Presentation material
  3. Handouts
  4. Video-based learning
  5. High stakes
  6. Programs and initiatives
  7. Mobile application
  8. Related resources


Presentation material

The following lesson plans are available by email:

  • Truth about illegal drugs
  • Drugs, the law, and saying no when you want to say no (Grades 7-8)
  • Drugs: Benefits and harms (Grades 9-10)
  • Drug-impaired driving overview (Grades 9-12)
  • Drug-impaired driving: Youth engagement (Grades 9-12)
  • Preventing drug-impaired driving (Grades 9-12)
  • Vaping (Grades 5-12)

Please send an email to to request a copy.


Video-based learning

Abbotsford Police Service – Operation X: The Straight Goods on "E"

  • This YouTube video created by the Abbotsford Police Service is focused on ecstasy. Throughout the video you hear from real Canadian youth, parents and experts whose lives have been touched first hand by the harmful and deadly effects of ecstasy. A great video to use as a discussion starter in both the classroom and other group settings.

High stakes

  • High Stakes, created by the RCMP National Youth Services, is an animated video which focuses on myths and facts about cannabis consumption and is presented in the form of a video game played by a youth.

Programs and initiatives

Mobile application

Related resources