Community Withdrawal Support Program

Type of Service

Addictions Withdrawal Management

Program Description

Community Withdrawal Support Program offers services by a team of Registered Nurses that are supported by Physicians to provide: comprehensive assessment of needs; treatment planning; acute and post withdrawal assessment; case conferencing; interdisciplinary consultation; relapse prevention; community referrals; and education. This program takes a client-centred, harm reduction approach and provides community withdrawal management services to clients in any point on the withdrawal spectrum: pre-withdrawal, acute withdrawal and post-withdrawal.

Access Information

Open referral. Client must be willing to enter the program, and be 16 years or older. Client must also be willing to reduce the use of harmful substances and must be deemed safe to withdraw in the community in a safe and supportive withdrawal recovery environment. For more information, please contact. Works in partnership with the local RAAM clinic.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 519-673-3242 ext. 248

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Counties: (Elgin; Middlesex; Oxford)
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Allowed

Languages

English Interpretation Services

Hours

Main Hours

Monday 0830-2000
Tuesday 0830-2000
Wednesday 0830-1630
Thursday 0830-1630
Friday 0830-1630

On Wednesdays the Office is closed between 1200 and 1300.