Objectives

Objectives

The key objectives of the Let’s Be Aware / Ujjiqsuqta strategy include:

  1. Increasing Nunavummiut understanding of what safer and responsible use of alcohol is.
  2. Increasing Nunavummiut understanding of the risks associated with drinking alcohol.
  3. Creating opportunities where Nunavummiut can support each other to use alcohol safely and responsibly if they decide to drink, and act as positive role models in their families and communities.
  4. Addressing the myths about alcohol use and how it affects individuals, families and communities.
  5. Providing helping professions, Alcohol Education Committees, and community members with the information and tools they need to support a responsible and safer approach to alcohol use in their communities.