Alberta Treatment Programs

Action North

This is a 28 day treatment program that accepts male and female clients.  They require 5 days of abstinence for admission.  Alberta resident rate is $40 per day.  There is usually no wait time for access.  Contact  (780) 926-3113.

Aventa

This is a 42 day treatment program that accepts only female clients.  They require 10 days of abstinence for admission.  Alberta resident cost is $50 per day and there is a $40 "assessment fee."  Wait times are usually in the range of 10-12 weeks.  Contact (403) 245-9050. 

Bonnyville Indian-Metis Rehabilitation Centre

This is a 28 day treatment program that accepts male and female clients.  It requires 7 days of abstinence for admission.  Alberta resident rate is $40 per day.  The wait time is usually about 6 weeks.  Contact (780) 826-3328.

Cunningham Place

This is a 14 bed transitional housing program for individuals with severe mental health issues.  It is not a traditional treatment program.  Clients must attend an addiction program prior to admission.  Stays can last as long as 3 years.  Case worker support but no addiction counseling.  Cost is $560 per month.  We do not know what the present wait time is.  Contact (780) 990-1120.  

Concurrent Disorders CCMHBI

This is a 22 day treatment program that accepts both male and female clients.  It requires 5 days of abstinence for admission.  It accepts only clients with both severe addiction issues and severe mental health diagnoses.  There is no cost for this program.  Wait times vary based on clinical situation but our experience suggests that it is usually 6-12 or more weeks for service.  Contact (403) 783-7757.

Fresh Start Recovery Program

This is a 3-6 month treatment program that accepts only male clients.  It requires 5 days of abstinence for admission.  The cost varies based on source of income.  Wait times are usually between 2 and 8 weeks.  Contact (403) 387-6266.

Footprints

This is a 47 day program that accepts both male and female Treaty Status clients only.  It requires 7 days of abstinence for admission.   There is no charge.  They run on a 7 week block program so wait times depend on when the next block starts.  Contact (780) 939-3544.  

George Spady

This is an overnight shelter and detox for male and female clients.  There is no charge for admission and no requirement for clean time.  Clients are accepted on a first come, first serve basis.  Contact (780) 424-8335.   

Grace House

This 90 day program for males but we have been told that it does not accept clients on methadone or suboxone despite the clear scientific evidence that these medications are beneficial.  There is evidence to suggest that abstinence only programs can be detrimental for those battling opioid addictions.  However if you want to use this service, they require 5 days of abstinence and it costs $40 per day.  We do not have current wait times for this program.  Contact (403) 823-5437.  

Henwood

This is a 19 day treatment program for both males and females.  It requires 5 days of abstinence for admission.  We have been told that the cost is $716.  Wait times are about 3-4 weeks.  Contact (780) 422-4466.  

Recovery House (Jellinek Society)

This is a 3 month to 1 year recovery half way house that accepts male clients.  They require 30 days of abstinence.  Cost is $600 per month and wait times vary, we believe that the wait time can be as long as a year.  We understand that there is priority to those seeking work.  Contact (780) 488-1160.  

Kapown Centre

This 56 day treatment program accepts both male and female clients.  They require 5 days of abstinence.  The cost is free for Treaty Status and $163 per day for non-treaty status individuals.  They have continuous intakes every Wednesday.  Contact (780) 751-3921. 

Landers

This is a 18-24 day treatment program that accepts both male and female clients.  They require 5-8 days of abstinence for admission.  Alberta resident cost is $40 per day.  Usual wait times is about one month.  Contact (403) 625-1395. 

Mark Amy Centre

This is a 42-56 day treatment program that accepts both male and female clients.  They require 7 days of abstinence for admission.  They recommend at least 3 pre-admission counseling sessions before admission.  Treaty Status is free, non-treaty is $150 per day.  Wait times are unavailable at this time.  Contact (780) 334-2398. 

McDougall House

This is a 3 month treatment program for female clients only.  They require 7 days of abstinence prior to assessment.  They also require an inpatient treatment program prior to admission.  Cost is $40 per day.  They do not accommodate children.  Wait times are not available at this time. Contact  (780) 426-1409. 

Medicine Hat Recovery Centre

This is a 28 day recovery centre with on site detox for both male and female clients.  Cost is $40 per day.  Wait times are usually 6-8 weeks.  Contact (403) 529-9021.

McCullough Centre

This is a housing program with a typical length of stay of about 6 months but can be longer for male clients only.  Clients must have undergone treatment prior to admission.  Cost depends on source of income.  We do not have current wait times.  Contact  (780) 967-2221.

Northern Addiction Centre

This is a treatment program with a length of stay between 20 and 45 days depending on the situation.  They also have an onsite detox.  They accept male and female clients.   The 20 day program costs $40 per day but longer programs are between $6000 and $10000.  Wait times were not disclosed to us.  Contact   (780) 967-2221.

Our House

This treatment and housing program accepts male clients who have already attended a treatment program, length of stay is as long as one year.  They require a minimum of 7 days abstinence.  Clients can work in later part of program.  Cost is $1800 per month.  They did not provide us with wait times.  Contact (780) 455-5517.    

Poundmaker's

This is a 42 day (90 day for young adults) treatment program that takes male and female clients.  The cost is $40 per day and they have a 3-6 week wait time.  Contact  (780) 458-1884. 

Recovery Acres

This is a 3 month program for male clients.  They require 5-10 days of abstinence.  Length of stay can be extended to 6 months.  Cost is $40 per day.  Currently no wait time.  Contact  (780) 471-2996.

Salvation Army Transformations

This is a 2 week to 4 month treatment program for male clients.  They require 10 days of abstinence.  The cost is $40 per day.  There is a 2 week wait time at present.  Contact  (780) 429-4274 ext 246 

South Country

This is a 28 day treatment program for men and women.  They require 5 days of abstinence.  The cost is $40 per day.  We do not have current wait times.  Contact  (403) 329-6603.

Southern Alcare Manor

This is a 90 day treatment program for male and female clients.  They require 5 days of abstinence for admission.  The cost is $40 per day.  The wait times vary.  Intakes are on Mondays and Wednesdays.  Contact (403) 328-0955.

Rural Opioid Dependency Program