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  • Harrington Sound Primary School building will be closed tomorrow - Friday, May 26. All students, in school uniform, to meet their teachers at Albouy's Point Park in Hamilton for 8:30am where registration will be taken prior to travel to Dockyard. Parents to pick up their students from Albouy's Park between 2:30 - 3:30pm. More details here.

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  • The Department of Parks advises that camping registration will open on 8 May for the 15 May - 30 September camping season. Permits can be collected at the Department of Parks, Ground Floor, Global House, 43 Church Street. Camping rate: $14 per night.

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  • The Government of Bermuda has drug treatment centres for both men and women which provide care, education, health promotion, and support to overcome addiction.

  • There have been many reports produced on substance abuse within Bermuda. The following is a current list of recent reports and surveys that have been conducted. 

  • Children are trusting of adults and can easily be influenced. Teachers can be role models for students and dissuade them from abusing drugs. This is all the more important if young people do not have supportive families to guide them.

  • The following is a list of community-based prevention programmes and services:

  • Some parents and guardians may find it difficult to talk with their teenager about drugs. Between illegal drugs and prescription medication, it may be hard to know where to begin. But drugs can be dangerous, and some teenagers are not aware of the risks.

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