Residential *ECD

Type of Service

Residential Treatment - Addictions

Program Description

Structured program. Substance use assessments and community education. Individual counselling and individual support. One designated treatment bed for woman who is pregnant and requires residential treatment (enhanced/specialized service), assistance getting to medical appointments. Philosophy - To provide quick access to information and services to the target group for the purpose of enhancing the mother's health, providing education, and to work collaboratively with community services. The one bed for ECD clients is additional to the eight beds at Alcontrol residential service. Length of program is four to ten weeks.

Program Restricted To

Early Childhood Development Clients

Access Information

Clients who reside within Waterloo, Wellington, Dufferin contact Here 24/7. Clients who reside outside of Waterloo, Wellington, and Dufferin may contact the service directly. There are no other forms of assessment, beyond the MOHLTC-approved assessment tools, required to access this program. Must be substance free 72 hours prior to admission. Intake/screening appointment made. Physical examination required before admission. TB test also required.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 519-742-8327
Toll-Free 866-826-7350
Fax 519-745-3957

Clients Served

Gender Female
Age 18 and up
Catchment Ontario
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed




Main Hours

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Office hours are Monday to Friday 0800-1600.