Addiction Supportive Housing (ASH) Program*SH

Type of Service

Case Management/Supportive Counselling & Services - Addictions Supportive Housing

Program Description

The addiction housing case manager will provide support services to those individuals living in supportive housing units, under the supportive housing for people with problematic substance use. Objectives include: to reduce frequency of readmissions to addiction programs, particularly withdrawal management services; to increase housing stability for people with problematic substance use and concurrent disorders; to reduce pressure on the emergency care systems; and, to reduce contact with the criminal justice system.

Access Information

The referral process will be through various community organizations such as Canadian Mental Health Association, Nipissing Detoxification & Substance Abuse Program, Crisis Intervention, Mental Health Clinic, and Community Crisis Outreach Program. We will be using a form called the Common Referral to refer clients that community partners will have access to.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 705-472-2873 ext. 206
Fax 705-472-6442

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 18 and up
Catchment Counties: (Nipissing)
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Allowed

Languages

English

Hours

Main Hours

Monday 0800-1600
Tuesday 0800-1600
Wednesday 0800-1600
Thursday 0800-1600
Friday 0800-1600