Supportive Addiction and Mental Health Housing (SAMH) - Transitional (Female)

Type of Service

Case Management/Supportive Counselling & Services - Addictions Supportive Housing

Program Description

The Supportive Addiction and Mental Health Housing (SAMH) program in Guelph-Wellington is provided by Stonehenge Therapeutic Community in partnership with the Canadian Mental Health Association Waterloo Wellington Branch. The program is designed to support persons with problematic substance use or concurrent mental health and substance use issues who are homeless, at risk of becoming homeless, or are considered inadequately housed.

Applicants must also demonstrate financial need. Participants are accepted into the Transitional Program for a period of 6 months, and can submit a written request to extend their time in the program for up to a total of 364 days. Extensions will be granted based on the individual’s identified recovery goals and their demonstrated active participation in the program. Services are delivered from an abstinence-based perspective. Transitional housing is available to those who meet the above-noted criteria, who have recently participated in residential or day addictions treatment and are seeking to stabilize an abstinent recovery in the community.

Program Restricted To


Access Information

Referrals for this program can be made through Here 24/7. Both professional and self-referrals are accepted. Please specify to Here 24/7 which day or residential addictions treatment program you have attended.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost Yes

Referral Contact Information

Toll-Free 844-437-3247

Clients Served

Gender Female
Age 18 and up
Catchment Counties: (Wellington)
Wheelchair Access No


Policy Allowed


English Interpretation Services


Main Hours

Monday 0900-1900
Tuesday 0900-1900
Wednesday 0900-1900
Thursday 0900-1900
Friday 0830-1630
Saturday 0800-1600