Addiction Services for York Region

Site: Aurora, Yonge Street

Service: Addiction Services

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Record #: NKT0773 Last Modified: 20 Jan 2015 Last Full Update: 31 Dec 2014
Record Details
Alternate NameASYR
Office Phone905-841-7007
Toll Free Phone1-800-263-2288 (within York Region)
After Hours Phone905-841-7007; 1-800-263-2288
Primary ContactJanice Weir, Administration Manager
Alternate ContactBrian Bigras, Board Chairperson
Primary ExecutiveRichard Solomon, Executive Director
Alternate ExecutiveLouisa Leung, Clinical Director
FundingProvincial ; Donations ; Foundation - Trillium Foundation
Description (Service)Addiction assessment and out-patient treatment services * family-focused assessment treatment for persons who misuse alcohol or prescription medication * support for associated physical and mental health issues * community withdrawal management * counselling for problem gambling issues * counselling for pregnant women and substance use issues * Problem Gambling Program * Umbrellas Program supports pregnant and parenting women (with children up to six months old) involved with alcohol and/or drugs * support with food, transportation and child supervision available for clients 
Housing First program (HFP): a program based in the community that provides support to individuals in York Region who are experiencing homelessness and are living with addiction or addiction with presenting symptoms of mental illness in the absence of a formal diagnosis
HoursMon 9 am-5 pm; Tue-Thu 9 am-7 pm Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas ServedYork Region - and South Simcoe ; York Region - and South Simcoe; SATELLITE OFFICES:  
Catholic Community Services York Region  
21 Dunlop Street  
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 2M6  
York Support Services Network  
50 McIntosh Drive, Suite 239  
Markham, Ontario L3R 9T3  
Maple Outreach Office  
2354 Major Mackenzie Drive West , Unit 4  
Maple, Ontario L6A 1W2  
Learning Centre for Georgina  
23324 Woodbine Avenue  
Keswick, Ontario L4P 3E9
EligibilityAges: 12 year(s) and up 
Individuals and families needing assistance with: substance abuse/misuse issues; problem gambling; community withdrawal management; concurrent disorders (serious mental health and substance use); After Care for substance abuse/misuse * specialized programs for youth, families, women
ApplicationBy appointment only - all appointments must be booked through the main Aurora office for any branch location * offers appointments for free, confidential assessments, counselling, information, support, and referrals to other community resources 
Site LocationYork Region
Located In CommunityAurora
Address & Map
14785 Yonge St, Unit 210
Aurora, ON L4G 1N1
View MapQuest Map
IntersectionSouth of Wellington St between Brookland and Edward St (east side)
Service CategoriesCentral Intake/Assessment for Substance Abuse ; Drug Abuse Education/Prevention ; General Assessment for Substance Abuse ; Homelessness Advocacy Groups ~ Drug Abusers ; Relapse Prevention Programs ; Sober Living Homes ; Substance Abuse Counselling
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