Programs Across Alberta
Aventa offers a holistic treatment approach in helping women to overcome their addictions, and lead lives that are addiction free. Healthy women translate to healthy families, and healthy communities. At Aventa, women help women to build resilience so that they may overcome the effects of trauma and addictions. They require 10 days of abstinence for admission.
Alberta resident: $50/daily rate
Assessment fee: $40
Fresh Start Recovery Program is a 14-16 week program for males. They offer one on one counselling, group facilitated healing, Mike Miles Muay Thai physical training, balanced nutritional meals, Pure North S’energy Foundation assessment, support and an opportunity to build a strong foundation of recovery.
Lander Treatment Centre offers a short-term intensive, residential addiction treatment program for adult men and women who are experiencing problems as a result of their alcohol use, other drug use, or gambling.
The program length varies from 18 to 24 days, with the exact length for each individual being determined during the application approval process. The core program is 18 days.
Cost: $40 per day for Alberta residents
George Spady Society strives to provide a continuum of support services to people with complex life circumstances associated with substance-related and concurrent disorders and homelessness, empowering them to improve their lives through client-centered, evidence-based best practices. They offer many different programs including an overnight shelter, detox, supervised consumption site, permanent supportive housing, and transitional housing
Henwood offers workshops, group counselling, self-help meetings and leisure activities that occur throughout the day and evening. The average program is 19 days.
Alberta residents: $40/daily rate
The Jellinek Society operates a 17-bed residence for men in the early stages of their recovery process. They offer an abstinence-based environment that provides housing and fellowship for those transitioning between treatment and independent living. They require 30 days of abstinence.
McDougall House is a “second stage” residential addiction treatment for adult women. This is a 3 month treatment program. 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.
Mark Amy Treatment Centre is an Intensive 42 to 56 day Residential Treatment Program for addiction recovery for adult men and women. They require a minimum 7 days of sobriety/detoxification prior to admission.
Cost: Treaty Status is free, non-treaty is $150 per day
McCullough Centre provides a 6-month program for homeless adult men with addictions and/or mental health issues. It includes a private room and support services to recover and develop a stable, healthy lifestyle. Willing to detox for at least 5 days prior to arriving.
Cost: Depends on source of income
Action North Recovery Centre is an 18 bed Co-ed residential treatment facility. The Centre allows for smaller client groups and focus. Clients may have access to outside appointments with Mental Health to see a therapist via Walk-in clinic, if applicable.
Alberta resident: $40/daily rate
Out of province: $150/daily rate
Poundmaker’s Lodge Treatment Centres provides specialized programming that is designed with the individual in mind as we are aware that each person is unique. In keeping with this awareness, Poundmaker’s offers 3 distinct programs: a 42 Day Residential Treatment Program designed for adult men and women, a 90 Day Young Adult Residential Treatment Program specifically designed for young adults between the ages of 18 to 24 years who are Alberta residents and the Iskwew Healing Lodge which is an aftercare facility for women.
Cost: $40 per day for all programs