Sault Area Hospital

Site: Sault Ste Marie - East St

Service: Addictions Treatment

Description & Services
Description (Service) Offers programs for substance abuse, concurrent disorders and problem gambling 

Offers the following services: 
  • Individual therapy 
  • Group therapy 
  • Marital and couples counselling 
  • Family counselling 
  • Consultation 
  • Education and awareness 
  • Aftercare services 
  • Relapse prevention 
  • Family support 
  • In home counselling 
  • Presentations on gambling
Offers the following open groups:  
  • Aftercare Group 
  • Continuing Care 
  • Concurrent Disorders Group 
  • Older Adults Problem Gambling Group 
  • Action Group 
  • Women's Gambling Group 
  • Problem Gambling Group 
  • Significant Other Problem Gambling Group
Offers the following closed groups: 
  • Adult Children Of Alcoholics (ACOA) Group 
  • Codependency 
  • Seeking Safety 
  • Concurrent Disorders Family and Friends Support and Education Group 
  • Relapse Prevention Group  
  • Relationship Group
Offers the following inpatient groups: 
  • Stagewise
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Algoma District ; Sault Ste. Marie
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Individuals with mental health and/or addictions issues and their family and friends
  • Open groups: New members can join at any point after meeting with the group leader 
  • Closed groups: Referral required by Doctor or psychiatrist 
  • Inpatient groups: Must be admitted to the hospital
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-759-6684
Crisis Phone 705-759-3398
Fax 705-759-4189
Primary Executive Jane Sippell, Director of Mental Health and Addictions; Phone: 705-759-3434 ext 4117; Fax: 705-541-7806; Email:
Alternate Executive Don Burditt, Manager; Phone: 705-759-3434 ext 6904; Email:
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 123 East St
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 3C7
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Intersection East St and Queen St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN)