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St Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton

Site: Hamilton - Main St E

Service: Men's Addiction Service Hamilton

Record #: BTN0049
Last Full Update: 08 Mar 2022

Contact Information

Agency Information

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Description and Service Details

Description (Service) Provides short-term residential, direct services for male individuals who are under the influence of, or in withdrawal from, alcohol and drugs, or in a crisis which has placed them at high risk of relapsing.  
* admissions are voluntary  
* individual counselling for assessment and referral 
* referrals made locally, regionally, provincially  
* direct hospital support provided for medical and psychiatric emergencies as the service is non-medical  
* safe supportive environment  
* information and education sessions related to addiction 
Program services include:  
* 24 hour/7 day a week crisis telephone support 
* residential withdrawal management 
* psycho-educational relapse prevention and recovery programming  
* treatment planning/next steps /referral,  
* day program for clients in transition 
* a community tobacco addiction program  
* access to psychiatric sessions and a primary care physician through a partnership with the Shelter Health Network 
* non-smoking service, nicotine replacement therapy provided
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Ontario
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up
Application Interested applicants are required to call and complete an initial screening directly, applicants will be informed of bed availability and wait list
Languages English ; Arabic ; Polish ; Ukrainian - some Ukrainian ; Interpretive Services - Available in all languages ; Serbian, Swahili
Fees None

Site Information

Site Location Offsite from St Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton Hospital
Located In Community Hamilton
Address & Map
595 Main St E
Hamilton, ON L8M 1J4
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Intersection Sandford St and Main St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Mental Health / Addictions
HCSD Sub Heading Addiction Treatment
Service Categories Detoxification ~ Men ; Substance Use Disorder Referrals

Agency Overview

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