Algoma Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Centre

Site: Sault Ste. Marie - Breton Rd

Service: Recovery Home for Women

Description & Services
Description (Agency) Operates a long term recovery home for women with addictions
Agency Services
Description (Service)
  • Operates a long term recovery home for women with addictions  
  • Offers both pre and post treatment services
 
Programs for residents include: 
  • 12 step study 
  • Anger management 
  • Art therapy 
  • Grief group 
  • Group counselling 
  • Health education 
  • House meetings 
  • Individual counselling 
  • Leisure skills 
  • Life skills 
  • Meditation 
  • Recreation 
  • Women's issues groups
 
Community programs include: (for local women only)  
  • Assessments 
  • Out-patient counselling and special group sessions 
  • A New Link
Hours Recovery home staff hours Mon-Sun 9 am-12 midnight
Areas Served Algoma District ; Sault Ste. Marie
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
 
  • Must be a woman with an addiction to drugs or alcohol 
  • Require an Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) card 
  • Requires total abstinence from alcohol and mood altering chemicals to remain in the recovery home program
 
Out patient counselling
Application
  • Alcohol and Drug Assessment required  
  • Withdrawal Management required
Languages English ; French - staff ; Italian - staff ; French and Italian - Staff person, no services provided
Fees Program - Minimal daily fee of $15/day Room and Board for those who have the means to pay and who do not qualify for Ontario Works or Ontario Disability Suppor ; Service ;
  • This fee can be negotiated and adjusted according to need 
  • A financial needs assessment will be completed at the time of admission
    Contact Information
    Office Phone 705-759-4891
    Fax 705-759-1874
    E-Mail mainoffice@bretonhouse.ca
    Website www.bretonhouse.ca
    Primary Contact Barbara Klesh, House Manager; Email: bklesh@bretonhouse.ca
    Alternate Contact Denise Talentino, Addiction Counsellor; Email: dtalentino@bretonhouse.ca
    Primary Executive Micheline Naccarato, Executive Director; Email: mickeynac@bretonhouse.ca
    Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
    Address 91 Breton Rd
    Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6B 5T8
     
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    Intersection Breton Rd and Ferguson Ave
    Physical Access Partially Accessible - Entrance -- Accessible with ramp, no automatic door button; Parking -- Accessible with one designated handicapped parking space; Washroom -- Accessible
    Other Details
    Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity ; (80) United Way
    Established 1984
    Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care ; Federal - Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation ; Fundraising ; Donations ; United Way
    Elections Annual General Meeting: Jun -- Officers Installed AGM Jun
    Meetings Third Thu of the month Sep - Jun, 12 noon, at A New Link site