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Contact Details
Office Phone Assessment/Referral 905-684-1183
Fax 905-684-1551
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Primary Contact Michele Chudy, Office Manager
Primary Executive Janice Gardner-Spiece, Executive Director
Alternate Executive Julia Sebastian, Chair
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
60 James St, Suite 401
St Catharines, ON L2R 7E7
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Intersection King St and James St
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) COVID-19 - The office is currently closed to the public and all groups have been cancelled. Staff are checking in with existing clients via the telephone. The phones are still being answered and new clients will be provided with same day telephone triage appointments Mon-Fri on a first come/first served basis. 
Youth, adults and family members can access this program, designed to help individuals and their relatives/significant others with alcohol, drug and gambling problems obtain effective treatment. Services include a comprehensive assessment, individualized treatment plan, referrals to appropriate resources, case management, outpatient counselling, pretreatment group, day treatment education and skills development group, and aftercare groups. Individual, family/relatives/significant others support also available. Emphasis is placed on cognitive behavioural and solution-focused approaches to the development of healthy lifestyles.
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm * Some evening hours also available.
Eligibility Any person concerned about their own or someone else's substance abuse and/or gambling.
Application Scheduled appointments for St Catharines and satellite offices (Niagara Falls, Fort Erie, Welland, Port Colborne, Smithville, Beamsville and Grimsby) through the central office 905-684-1183 * Intake calls answered after hours by the Mental Health and Addictions Access Line.
Languages English
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1988
Elections Jun
Service Categories Comprehensive Outpatient Substance Use Disorder Treatment ; General Assessment for Substance Use Disorders

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