Detox Centres  

AADAC RECOVERY CENTRE
10302 - 107 Street
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 1K2

Tel: (780) 427-4291
Fax: (780) 422-2881
24 Hour Help Line: 1-866-332-2322
www.aadac.com
- 42-bed residential detoxification centre for adults experiencing physical and psychological withdrawal from alcohol or other drugs.
- Hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

GEORGE SPADY CENTRE
10015 - 105A Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T5H 0M5

Tel: (780) 424-8335
Fax: (780) 426-1203
- Inner-city overnight shelter for 72 adults
- 20 bed detoxification unit for adults under the influence of alcohol or other drugs.
- Daytime drop-in.
- Admission: Immediate, 24-hour admitting.
- Hours: 24 Hours a day, 7 days a week.

CALGARY ALPHA HOUSE
203 15 Avenue SE
Calgary, Alberta T2G 1G4

Tel: (403) 266-1601
Fax: (403) 234-7391
alphahouse@shaw.ca
 

FOOTHILLS DETOX CENTRE
810 18 Street
PO Box 1573
Fort Macleod, Alberta T0L 0Z0

Tel: (403) 553-4466
Fax: (403) 553-4819
 

PASTEW PLACE DETOX CENTRE
505 Sakitawaw Trail South
Fort McMurray, Alberta T9H 4P3

Tel: (780) 791-2525
Fax: (780) 791-0358
ppdcs@shaw.ca
 

Treatment Services  

AADAC ADULT COUNSELLING AND PREVENTION SERVICES
10010 - 102 A Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 3G2

Tel: (780) 427-2736
Fax: (780) 427-4180
www.aadac.com
- Assistance for alcohol, other drug and gambling problems includes: assessment, outpatient counseling, intensive day treatment, information and prevention.
- Immediate assistance for those in crisis.
- Length: Intensive Day Treatment Program is 3 weeks; varies for other services.

AADAC YOUTH SERVICES
12325 - 140 St.
Edmonton, Alberta T5L 2C9

Tel: 780) 422-7383
Fax: (780) 427-0213
www.gov.ab.ca/aadac
- A range of outpatient services meeting the needs of youth ages 12-17 and their families.
- Drop-in intake, Individual and Family Counseling, and Parent Support Groups.
- Long-term Intensive Day Treatment, including an on-site school. Admission to the intensive program is based on an assessment of problem severity.
- Residential support is an option for clients from out-of-town or who need stabilization during recovery.
- Admission: Call for information or to make a referral.

HENWOOD TREATMENT CENTRE
18750 - 18 Street
RR6, LCD 1
Edmonton, Alberta T5B 4K3

Tel: (780) 422-9069
Fax: (780) 422-5408
- 72-bed residential treatment centre providing intensive treatment for adults with serious alcohol or drug problems.
- Clients are admitted every Monday.
- Gender specific treatment programs for men and women address their unique needs and issues.
- Length: Residential treatment program is approximately 19 days (may be longer or shorter depending on individual needs).
- Admission: By application.
- Hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

POUNDMAKER’S LODGE
P.O. Box 34007
Kingsway Mall
Edmonton, Alberta, T5G 3G4
(Site: 1 Poundmaker’s Rd. St. Albert, AB)

Tel: (780) 458-1884
Fax: (780) 459-1876
Toll free: (866) 458-1884
- 54-bed residential treatment centre dedicated to meeting the needs of men and women affected by addictions and addictive behaviour (54 beds).
- The treatment program combines Aboriginal spirituality with other complementary modalities, such as 12-step programming.
- Length: Substance abuse treatment program is 42 days, Clients who successfully complete the 42-day program are eligible for a 14-day follow-up program within their first year of sobriety. Problem gambling treatment program is 14 days.
- Admission: By application.
- Hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Fresh Start Recovery Centre - (12 Week)
411 41 Avenue NW
Calgary, Alberta T2E 2N4

Tel: (403) 387-6266
Fax: (403) 235-1532
sepfsac@telus.net
 

Oxford House - (After Care)
Suite 204, 1409 Edmonton Trail NE
Calgary, Alberta T2E 3K8

Tel: (403) 214-2046
Fax: (403) 214-2047
1-877-214-5764 (toll free)
oxfordhouse@shaw.ca
 

Recovery Acres - (2-4 Weeks)
1835 27 Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta T2T 1H2

Tel: (403) 245-1196
Fax: (403) 244-4019
 

Renfrew Recovery Centre
1611 Remington Road NE
Calgary, Alberta T2E 5K6

Tel: (403) 297-3337
Fax: (403) 297-4592
 

Sunrise Native Addiction Services - (6 Weeks)
1231 34 Avenue NE
Calgary, Alberta T2E 6N4

Tel: (403) 261-7921
Fax: (403) 261-7945
nasgeneral@nass.ca
 

Lander Treatment Centre - (Short Term)
221 42 Avenue W
PO Box 1330
Claresholm, Alberta T0L 0T0

Tel: (403) 625-1395
Fax: (403) 625-1300
lander@albertahealthservices.ca
 

Grace House, Drumheller Society for Recovery - (Short Term)
175 3 Street West
PO Box 1785
Drumheller, Alberta T0J 0Y0

Tel: (403) 823-5437
Fax: (403) 823-7468
 

CENTENNIAL CENTRE DUAL
DIAGNOSIS PROGRAM

Box 1000
Ponoka, Alberta T4J 1R8

Tel: 403) 783-7757
Tel: (403) 424-2254
Fax: (403) 783-7869
- 16-bed residential treatment facility.
- A multi-disciplinary team delivers a comprehensive 4-week treatment program for adults who require assistance overcoming addictive dependency.
- Education counseling, individualized therapy, group therapy and recreation are all major components.
- Fee: Free to those who have current Alberta Health Care coverage.
- Length: 4 weeks.
- Admission: Call to initiate a referral.

NORTHERN ADDICTIONS CENTRE
11333 - 106 Street
Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V 6T7

Tel: 1-800-419-1149
Tel: (780) 538-5210
Fax: (780) 538-6359
- This is a multi-purpose addiction centre.
- Detoxification, assessment and referral. Open 24 hours a day. Drop-in basis.
- Treatment Services: 18-day program designed to help clients and family members affected by alcohol and other drugs.

POUNDMAKER’S ADOLESCENT TREATMENT CENTRE
4637 - 45 Avenue
St. Paul, Alberta T0A 3A3

Tel: (780) 645-1888
Fax: (780) 645-1888
Toll free: (866) 655-1888
- Residential treatment centre addressing all areas of addiction in youth aged 12 to 17 (30 beds onsite for male clients; 10 beds in "host homes" for female clients).
- All program components reflect Aboriginal culture and values. Four hours a day, clients attend a unique academic program approved by Alberta Learning. They also take part in healthy, positive in door and outdoor recreational activities.
- Length: 90 days. Within six months of completing treatment, clients are eligible for a 30-day follow-up program.
- Admission: By application.
- Hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

90+ Days  

McDOUGALL HOUSE ASSOCIATION
11070 - 108 St.
Edmonton, Alberta T5H 3A9

Tel: (780) 426-1409
Fax: (780) 429-3459
- 14-bed residential program for women in recovery from addictions.
- Program includes group and individual counselling, weekly goal setting sessions and daily recovery-focused workshops.
- Fee: Room and board will be calculated on a sliding scale.
- Length: Encourage a minimum commitment of three months with additional stay on an individual case management basis.
- Admission: Call to arrange an interview.

RECOVERY ACRES SOCIETY
6329 - 118 Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T5W 1G2

Tel: (780) 471-2969
Fax: (780) 477-1578
- 36-bed halfway house offering residential support for adult males in early recovery from addictions, who are willing and able to seek employment, training or education.
- Assistance to clients in finding and maintaining employment or training.
- Uses the 12-Step Recovery process.
- Fee: Room and board.
- Length: Negotiated between resident and agency.
- Admission: Call to arrange an interview.
- Hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

JELLINEK HOUSE - (After Care)
11229 100 Avenue NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5K 0J1

Tel: (780) 488-1160
Fax: (780) 488-5984
jellinek@shaw.ca
 

OXFORD HOUSE - (After Care)
13507 66 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5C 0B7

Tel: (780) 455-5517
oxfordhouse@shaw.ca
 

Action North Recovery Centre
PO Box 872
High Level, Alberta T0H 1Z0

Tel: (780) 926-3113
Fax: (780) 926-2060
director@actionnorth.org
 

Southern Alcare Manor - (After Care)
520 7 Street South
Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 2H1

Tel: (403) 328-0955
Fax: (403) 381-2021
alcare@telusplanet.net
 

Women’s Services  

McDougall House
11070 108 Street NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5H 3A9

Tel: (780) 426-1409
Fax: (780) 429-3459
mhacindy@shaw.ca
 

Aventa Addiction Treament for Women
610 25 Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta T2S 0L6

Tel: (403) 245-9050
Fax: (403) 245-9485
info@aventa.org
 

Youville Women’s Residence
3210 29 Street SW
Calgary, Alberta T3E 2L1

Tel: (403) 242-0244
Fax: (403) 242-3915
 

Self-Help Groups in Edmonton  

Alcoholics Anonymous
Tel: (780) 424-5900
www.alcoholics-anonymous.org

Narcotics Anonymous
Tel: (780) 421-4429
www.eana.ca

Gamanon
Tel: (780) 463-0892
Cocaine Anonymous
Tel: (780) 425-2715
www.ca.org

Al-Anon
Tel: (780) 433-1818
www.freenet.edmonton.ab.ca/alanon/
Gamblers Anonymous
Tel: (780) 463-0892
www.edmontonga.com

Alateen
Tel: (780) 433-1818

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