British Columbia Specific Information
Canada has national guidelines that provide information on how to drink alcohol safely. These include suggestions on how to minimize the health risks associated with drinking. You can read about the Low-Risk Alcohol Drinking Guidelines on HealthLinkBC.ca.
Counselling is available to anyone who is directly or indirectly affected by alcohol and other drug use. Call the 24-hour BC Alcohol and Drug Information and Referral Service to learn more:
- Lower Mainland: 604-660-9382
- Anywhere in B.C.: 1-800-663-1441