Policy Alerts
Cannabis Use and Pregnancy Policy Alert—The effects of cannabis use during pregnancy, in light of Canadian government plans to legalize cannabis by July 1, 2018.

SOGC Statement on Cannabis Use & Pregnancy—The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada’s position statement on marijuana use during pregnancy.

Resources & Publications


CanFASD Issue Paper: Cannabis Use During Pregnancy — In 2018, the Canadian government plans to introduce legislation that would allow adults to legally possess and use cannabis. This paper explores what is known about the effects of cannabis use during pregnancy.

Addiction and Mental Health Care: Resources to Support Collaboration — The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA), the Mental Health Commission of Canada and the Canadian Executive Council on Addictions have collected a list of examples and resources to support collaboration between addictions and mental health systems and service delivery in Canada.