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 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
  • 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 daily Methadone dosing
  • Treatment of addiction related illness and/or diseases (such as Hepatitis C and HIV infection)
  • After care program
Also offers onsite, in partnership with the Northwestern Health Unit:
  • 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-Tue, Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 12:30-2:50 pm * Wed-Thu 8:30 am-12 noon, 12:30-4:15 pm * Sat-Sun 9 am-12 noon
Areas Served Fort Frances ; Rainy River District
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 Fort Frances: 807-274-8305 
Head Office: 905-773-3884
Toll Free Phone Head Office: 1-877-849-4630
Fax 807-274-3656
E-Mail info@oatc.ca
Website www.oatc.ca
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Located In Community Fort Frances
Address 404 Scott St
Fort Frances, ON P9A 1H2
 
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Intersection Scott St and Victoria Ave
Physical Access Unknown
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)