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Withdrawal/Crisis

Type Of Service

Residential Withdrawal Management Centres

Program Description

Clients are admitted to an observation bed where staff monitors withdrawal symptom progression. Clients are asked to stay in this area for at least the first four hours of admission. Withdrawal checklists are administered by staff. There is no set maximum program length - acuity of client's symptoms will determine the length of stay.

COVID-19 Note

Operating at reduced capacity to maintain distancing.

Access Information

Referrals accepted by self, clients' family doctor, or anyone. Must call first to inquire about bed availability. No appointment necessary as this is first come, first serve. If medication is needed, client must bring up-to-date original bottles with them.

Additional Information

  • Restricted To: Men/Boys
  • Program Cost: No
  • Additional Cost: No
  • Gender: Male
  • Age: 16 and up
  • Catchment: Counties: Hamilton; Hamilton and Canada
  • Wheelchair Access: Yes
  • Partial Accessibility: No
  • Languages: English, Polish, Arabic, Farsi / Persian, Interpretation Services, Pashto, Dutch, Swahili
  • Virtual Service: No

Location

Men's Addiction Service Hamilton


Address

595 Main Street E

Hamilton

Operated By

St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton


Hours

Main Hours: Open 24/7


Referral Contact Information

Phone: 905-527-9264

FAX: 905-527-2661