Description & Services
Public Comments NOTE: If there is excessive patient volume, doors will close 15 minutes prior to the posted closing times 
 
Head office fax: 905-773-3544
Description (Service)
  • Offers opioid agonist therapy (methadone or Suboxone) for individuals overcoming opiate addiction (heroin, oxycontin, morphine, fentanyl, etc) 
  • Provides an intensive outpatient harm reduction program designed to reduce risk to ones self and society, maintain stable lifestyle, eliminate withdrawal symptoms, improve self esteem, health and overall quality of life
 
Services include: 
  • Initial intake screening procedure 
  • A signed treatment contract 
  • Focused medical examination 
  • Appropriate lab tests 
  • Initial as well as ongoing supervised urinalysis 
  • Weekly group and individual therapy 
  • Regular medical follow-ups and supervision 
  • Regular methadone/Suboxone dosing 
  • Treatment of addiction related illness and/or diseases (such as Hepatitis C and HIV infection) 
  • After care program
 
 
Also offers onsite: 
  • Needle Exchange Program 
  • Naloxone Overdose Response Program - a lifesaving medication that can quickly restore the breathing of a person who has overdosed on heroin or prescription opioid pain medication
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-1 pm, Sat-Sun 9 am-12 noon
Areas Served Atikokan
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
  • Individuals with an opiate addiction 
  • Must have a valid health card
Application
  • Open to referrals from any source 
  • Intake assessment required
Languages English
Fees Program - Individuals without coverage must pay a monthly cash payment ; None - Individuals covered under a Status Card and Ontario Disability Pension
Contact Information
Office Phone Atikokan: 807-597-1515 
Head Office: 905-773-3884
Toll Free Phone Head Office: 1-877-849-4630
Fax 807-597-1516
E-Mail info@oatc.ca
Website www.oatc.ca
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Site Location Few doors down from Laundromat, in same strip mall
Located In Community Atikokan
Address 214 Main St
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
 
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Intersection Main St E and Marks St
Mailing Address PO Box 776 
Atikokan, ON P0T 1C0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Established April 2013
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)