Sault Area Hospital

Site: Sault Ste Marie - East St

Service: Problem Gambling Services

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Offers confidential community treatment counselling services related to problem gambling 
  • Provides individual, couple, family, group counselling services and consultation 
  • Offers education and awareness sessions/presentations 
  • Offers home and/or office counselling option 
  • Offers open ended support groups with a psycho-educational component
Offers the following groups: 
  • Older adult problem gambling group 
  • Significant other problem gambling group 
  • Problem gambling group
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Algoma District ; Sault Ste. Marie
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
  • Adults and their families experiencing difficulties relating to gambling 
  • Older Adults Problem Gambling Group: Older adults ages 55 year(s) and up and their families experiencing difficulties related to gambling 
  • Must have a valid Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) Card
Application Call to complete intake over the phone
Languages English ; French -- Staff person
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-759-6684
Fax 705-759-4189
Primary Executive Jane Sippell, Director of Mental Health and Addictions; Phone: 705-759-3434 ext 4117; Fax: 705-541-7806; Email:
Alternate Executive Don Burditt, Manager; Phone: 705-759-3434 ext 6904; Email:
Site Location Beside CTV, Addictions Treatment Clinic
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 123 East St
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 3C7
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Intersection East St and Queen St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN)