Substance Abuse Support Within Housing*SH

Type of Service

Case Management/Supportive Counselling & Services - Addictions Supportive Housing

Program Description

Participants will receive support from a supporting housing and substance use counsellor and a rent supplement which will assist them to obtain safe and affordable housing. The support will include one to one counselling, access to groups and intensive case management services. Service will focus on the unique needs of the participants and includes life skills training, medication management, vocational support and health promotion. Services are provided to individuals with problematic substance use who are homeless or at risk for homelessness, are high users of the addictions system, have complex addiction problems, may have had involvement with the criminal justice system and may have a concurrent disorder.

Access Information

Internal referral only. Contact is through Central Intake.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Municipalities: (Barrie)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed
Note Individuals are asked not to smoke during home visits.




Main Hours

Monday 0900-1700
Tuesday 0900-1700
Wednesday 0900-1700
Thursday 0900-1700
Friday 0900-1700