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Rideauwood Addiction and Family Services

Site: Ottawa

Service: Young Adult/Youth Substance Abuse Program

Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
312 Parkdale Ave
Ottawa, ON K1Y 4X5
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Intersection Parkdale Ave and Scott St
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Confidential, therapeutic, substance abuse program * comprehensive assessment * individual and group counselling * education 
Motivational Substance Abuse Counselling: Weekly or bi-weekly ongoing assessment and individual counselling for personal challenges related to drug and alcohol use  
Continuing Care Program: Weekly or bi-weekly Individual and group counselling * other treatment modalities sometimes integrated including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Relapse Prevention and Traumatic Stress counselling. 
See separate record for parallel program for parents.
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Services Mon-Fri 9 am-9 pm
Areas Served Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 24 year(s) 
Individuals 12-24 years of age experiencing issues related to their use of alcohol and/or other drugs.
Application Call intake worker, or Ottawa Addiction Access and Referral
Languages English ; French - Limited services
Fees None - Provincially funded programs are free
Service Categories General Assessment for Substance Use Disorders ~ Youth ; Substance Use Disorder Counselling ~ Youth
Waiting List Yes, varies. No waiting time for high-risk users : homeless or at risk of homelessness, pregnant, with a concurrent disorder or using opioids, cocaine, crack or benzodiazepines (Rapid Access Opioid Treatment Program).
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-724-4881
Fax 613-724-4873
Primary Contact Matt Young, Manager
Primary Executive Johanne Levesque, Executive Director; Email:
Alternate Executive Colleen MacPhee, Director of Addiction and Mental Health; Email:
Other Details
Established 1976
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health * Ministry of Long-Term Care * Local Health Integration Network ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119119535 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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