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ADAPT Halton

Service: Youth Programs

Contact Information
Office Phone Information and intake 905-847-6547 ext 0; (collect calls accepted)
Toll Free Phone 1-877-517-2237
Fax 905-639-6880
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Primary Contact Intake and Data Coordinator; Phone: 905-847-6547 ext 0; Fax: 905-847-8959; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Justyna Bialas, Human Resources/Volunteer and Student Placement Coordinator; Phone: 905-847-6548 ext 232; Email:
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Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1975
Primary Executive Glen Ricketts, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 905-467-2430; Email:
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care; Ministry of the Solicitor General; Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way - Halton & Hamilton
Elections AGM: September
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Days Ahead Program (Assessment, Treatment and Referral Services) 
* full assessment of a youth’s drug and/or alcohol use and its impact on relationships, education/ employment, legal, leisure, physical and emotional health 
* counselling for the youth and his/her family 
* services available for young people affected by someone else’s substance use 
* additional referrals as required to meet client needs 
* community support and education 
* available in Burlington, Oakville, Milton, Georgetown, Acton 
Know the D.E.A.L. Program (Drugs, Education, Alcohol and the Law) 
* an Oakville, Milton and Halton Hills project funded by the United Way 
* for youth identified by school personnel and/or caregivers 
* individual assessment prior to the start of group; and exit interview upon completion 
* a 4-session workshop informs and teaches skills that improve positive, healthy decision-making related to substance use 
* parent support is provided throughout the program with referrals for further supports available 
* available in Oakville, Milton, Georgetown, Acton 
Transitional Aged Youth Outreach Program (TAY) 
* active outreach support to assist young adults, with or without mental health concerns, in overcoming homelessness, unemployment, and limited education to address their substance use 
* flexible schedules to accommodate clients 
* programs are also available for parents and caregivers 
* call 905-875-8273 for more information 
Community Justice Programs 
* more information here 
Triage Program 
* consultations are available for concerned individuals to problem-solve specific situations 
* anyone may call for this service, 905-639-6537 ext 0 or 905-875-8273
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region ; Mississauga - portions of
Eligibility Ages: 24 year(s) and under 
Youth (and those who support them) who are affected by substance or alcohol use
Application Self, family or agency referral
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Halton Region
Address & Map
Halton Region, ON
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Mailing Address c/o ADAPT 
165 Cross Ave, Suite 203 
Oakville, ON L6J 0A9
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Mental Health / Addictions ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Addiction Counselling ; Addiction Treatment ; Youth Mental Health Resources ; Youth Mental Health Services
Service Categories Alcohol Use Disorder Education/Prevention ~ At Risk Youth ; Drug Use Disorder Education/Prevention ~ At Risk Youth ; Outreach Programs ~ At Risk Youth ; Substance Use Disorder Counselling ~ Families/Friends of Individuals With a Drug Use Disorder ; Substance Use Disorder Counselling ~ Families/Friends of Individuals With an Alcohol Use Disorder ; Substance Use Disorder Counselling ~ Young Adults ; Substance Use Disorder Counselling ~ Youth

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