Harold E Ballard Special Care Unit

Type of Service

Case Management/Supportive Counselling & Services - Addictions Supportive Housing

Program Description

The Special Care Unit is a residential harm reduction program. The Managed Alcohol Program (MAP) provides programming and residential services to homeless men and women living with alcoholism, serious health problems and high-risk behaviours leading to frequent emergency services and police contact.

Access Information

Referrals are accepted by professionals, both in community and acute settings, as well as self-referrals, and referrals from family members. A referral form must be filled out to determine whether a person is eligible for admission into the program, which is completed by program staff.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 905-528-5629
Fax 905-528-9977

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 19 and up
Catchment Ontario
Wheelchair Access No


Policy Allowed


English French Interpretation Services


Main Hours

Monday 0000-2400
Tuesday 0000-2400
Wednesday 0000-2400
Thursday 0000-2400
Friday 0000-2400
Saturday 0000-2400
Sunday 0000-2400