Sault Area Hospital

Site: Sault Ste Marie - East St

Service: Rapid Access Addictions Medicine Clinic

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Description & Services
Description (Service) Allows individuals experiencing drug or alcohol addictions to receive counselling, appropriate addiction medications, and connections to community treatment programs

Services available include: 
  • Assessment of substance use concerns and review of treatment options 
  • Brief individual counseling and psychotherapy 
  • Management of acute alcohol and opioid withdrawal 
  • Outpatient tapering off for patients on opioids or benzodiazepines 
  • Medication assisted treatment for alcohol, opioid and cannabis use disorders 
  • Education on overdose prevention and use of naloxone 
  • Referral to community supports and treatment programs 
  • Reintegration support for patients who have completed residential treatment
Hours Tue, Thu 12 noon-3 pm, by appointment only
Areas Served Blind River ; Elliot Lake ; Hornepayne ; Sault Ste. Marie ; St Joseph Island ; Wawa
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up
Application Call or drop in for application or self referral
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-759-3434 Ext 7200
Primary Contact Lisa Case, Mental Health and Addictions Patient Care Manager; Phone: 705-759-3434 ext 4657
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 123 East St
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 3C7
Intersection East St and Queen St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Established 2018
Funding Provincial - North East Local Health Integration Network -- North East Local Health Integration network (NELHIN)