Planet Youth Lanark County was on a youth well-being and substance use prevention panel chaired by Dr. Theresa Tam on Monday, May 29. Our Governor General and the President and First Lady of Iceland were in attendance. First Lady Eliza Reid grew up in Ashton. Here is what the Governor General of Canada tweeted.
Unlocking a brighter future starts with prioritizing the physical and mental well-being of our youth.#GGSimon and President Jóhannesson listened in on a round-table discussion focused on youth well-being and substance use prevention. pic.twitter.com/JaeojnFBwq
— Governor General of Canada (@GGCanada) May 29, 2023
A workshop discussing how our community can promote youth well-being is taking place at Zion-Memorial United Church tomorrow, June 1 at 9:00 AM. Everyone is welcome to attend. We all have a role in making our community a better place to grow up.