Medical Withdrawal Unit

Type of Service

Residential Medical Withdrawal Management Inpatient Short-Term

Program Description

This program offers a medically-supervised withdrawal unit, specialized for clients with poly-substance use or underlying medical conditions with complicated withdrawal and warrant medical supervision. Clients may not smoke while admitted into program, nicotine replacements are provided. No visitors are allowed for clients admitted into program. Individuals should make plans for other treatment (residential or community) prior to coming to this program.

Access Information

Referrals are accepted from all sources, including self. Harm reduction-focused but abstinence is required for the duration of the program.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 416-535-8501 ext. 2
Toll-Free 800-463-2338 ext. 2
Fax 416-979-6815

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 18 and up
Catchment Ontario
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed
Note No smoking on CAMH property.

Application Referral Forms


English Interpretation Services


Main Hours

Monday 0000-2400
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Admission hours are 0800-1400 Monday to Friday.