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NOTE: If there is excessive patient volume, doors will close 15 minutes prior to the posted closing times Head office fax: 905-773-3544

Organization: Ontario Addiction Treatment Centres - Northwestern Ontario - Atikokan - Methadone Maintenance Program  
Phone Numbers: Atikokan: 807-597-1515
Head Office: 905-773-3884
Toll-Free: Head Office: 1-877-849-4630
Fax: 807-597-1516
Email: info@oatc.ca
Website: www.oatc.ca
Address:
PO Box 776
Atikokan, ON
P0T 1C0
Street
Address
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214 Main St
Atikokan
 
Intersection: Main St E and Marks St
Location: Few doors down from Laundromat, in same strip mall
Accessibility: Not Wheelchair Accessible    Not Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am-1 pm, Sat-Sun 9 am-12 noon
Service Description: Located at Main St E near Marks St

  • 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

    Fees: Program - Individuals without coverage must pay a monthly cash payment * None - Individuals covered under a Status Card and Ontario Disability Pension
    Application:
    • Open to referrals from any source
    • Intake assessment required
    Eligibility - Population(s) Served:
    • Individuals with an opiate addiction
    • Must have a valid health card
    Age: 16.00 years and older
    Languages: English
    Area(s) Served:
    Rainy River District  
    See Also: Alcohol and Drug Addiction Assessment and Treatment

    This information was last completely updated on October 14, 2016

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