Description & Services
Description (Service) Offers a methadone maintenance program for opiate addicts based on an intensive outpatient model, over a 12-24 month period
 
Services include:  
  • Initial intake screening procedure  
  • Signed treatment contract  
  • Focused medical examination  
  • Appropriate lab tests  
  • Initial and ongoing supervised urinalysis  
  • Weekly group and individual therapy  
  • Regular medical follow-up and supervision  
  • Regular daily Methadone dosing  
  • Treatment of addiction related illness/diseases such as Hepatitis C and Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection 
  • After care program
 
 
Also offers onsite, in partnership with the HIV/AIDS Resource Program (HARP): 
  • Hepatitis C education and prevention strategies, safe inhalation information and overall health and well-being support
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 12:30 pm-4 pm * Sat 9 am-12 noon
Areas Served Sault Ste. Marie
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
  • Individuals with an opiate addiction  
  • Must have a valid Ontario Health Insurance (OHIP) card
Application
  • Intake assessment is required; call for further information 
  • A physician, psychiatrist, clinical psychologist, addiction counsellor, or other health care professional can call on behalf of an individual
Languages English
Fees Program - Individuals without coverage must pay a monthly cash payment ; None - Individuals covered under the Ontario Health Insurance Program (OHIP), a Status Card, or Ontario Disability Pension
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-759-8080
After Hours Phone 705-759-8080, follow on call instructions
Fax 705-759-0898
E-Mail info@oatc.ca
Website www.oatc.ca
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 500 Queen St E
Sault Ste Marie, ON P6A 2A1
 
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Intersection Queen St E and Spring St
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Fees