Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Assists individuals who are experiencing problems in their life related to gambling 
  • Provides treatment, education, prevention and awareness initiatives to youth and adults within the community 
  • Provides gambling assessments and referral 
  • Offers community-based treatment 
  • Provides individual, group and family counselling 
  • Offers relapse prevention support 
  • Offers lower risk gambling strategies 
  • Provides support for family members or persons affected by someones gambling 
  • Facilitates problem gambling awareness campaigns 
  • Offers workshops and community presentations 
  • Promotes responsible gambling and proposes that gambling is a form of recreation that does involve some risk
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Kenora
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) and up 
 
Youth and adults who are concerned about their own gambling or are affected by gambling of another person
Application Intake assessment required
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-467-3555 (accepts collect calls)
Crisis Phone 1-866-888-8988
Fax 807-468-9083
E-Mail ask@lwdh.on.ca
Website www.lwdh.on.ca
Primary Executive Bruce Siciliano, Vice President, Community Programs; Phone: 807-467-3565; Email: bsiciliano@lwdh.on.ca
Site Location Near Lake of the Woods District Hospital
Located In Community Kenora
Address St. Joseph's Health Centre
21 Wolsley St
Kenora, ON P9N 3W7
 
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Intersection Wolsley St and Ocean Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1998
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)