Addiction Services for York Region

Site: York Region

Service: Community Withdrawal Management Services

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Record #: NKT0772 Last Modified: 04 May 2014 Last Full Update: 04 May 2014
Record Details
Office Phone905-841-7007 ext 322 
Toll Free Phone1-800-263-2288
Contact 1Intake Co-ordinator; Phone: 905- 841-7007 ext 322 * 1-800-263-2288
FundingProvincial ; Donations ; Foundation - Trillium Foundation
DescriptionA safe and supportive alternative for people who would rather be seen in the comfort and safety of their own home than have to access a Regional Hospital or Residential Withdrawal Management Centre * social worker and nurse offer an integrated assessment and treatment plan to assist people in managing their withdrawal symptoms from alcohol/drugs * provides family or support system with the knowledge and support to minimize the risks during withdrawal * daily monitoring of withdrawal symptoms * home visits/in office supportive counselling * 24 hr telephone support * facilitate tampering plan * facilitates family physician involvement * facilitates access to appropriate levels of care i.e. emergency care or medical withdrawal management services if necessary * reduces barriers to obtaining withdrawal management services * reduces risk of withdrawal complications * provides clients with several options of treatment services after they have completed their withdrawal experience
HoursIntake Office: Mon 9 am-5 pm, Tue-Thu 9 am-7 pm, Fri 9 am-4:30 pm (online form also available for intake purposes) 
24 hour telephone support
Areas ServedSimcoe County - Barrie ; York Region - Aurora, Richmond Hill, Markham, Keswick, Vaughan ; Satellite Offices in Richmond Hill , Markham, Keswick, Vaughan 
EligibilityMust be a resident of Simcoe County or York Region * voluntarily enter program * willing to stop using drugs or alcohol * must be medically stable
ApplicationAn “intake” involves asking some questions like your name, phone number, address and some details about your situation in order to initiate the assessment process * intakes are usually completed by telephone after attending an Information Session
Address NotesYork Region
Address14785 Yonge St, Suite 201
Aurora, ON L4G 1N1
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IntersectionYonge St and Wellington St E
SubjectsAlcoholism ; Drug addiction ; Family support ; Home support
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