Withdrawal Management

Type of Service

Residential Withdrawal Management Centres

Program Description

The goals of the withdrawal management service are to promote stabilization in an alcohol and drug-free environment, assist clients to abstain from substance use, and link with ongoing supports. Symptom monitoring and management, supervision, and support are provided to individuals with substance use issues as they withdraw from alcohol and/or drugs. Additional services provided include assessments, screenings, crisis intervention, treatment planning, relapse prevention, peer support, referrals, and education.

Access Information

To be considered for withdrawal management services, individuals must: want to make a change in their substance use and need 24-hour non-medical monitoring of withdrawal symptoms and/or a protected setting to be able to abstain; require support in order to abstain; agree to abstain from addictive medication, except when following physician's orders; have medical clearance in the event that potential medical complications exist; voluntarily seek service; or be eligible for admission according to applicable readmission criteria.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Toll-Free 866-888-8988

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Counties: (Kenora; Rainy River)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed




Main Hours

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