Community Addictions Support Workers

Community Addictions Support Workers provide services in a safe community setting to men and women 16 years of age and over. Programs and Services include:

  • Case Management – Ongoing monitoring and support along with planning and advocating for services required by individuals who are registered in the service by their Addictions Support Worker.
  • Assessments – An Addictions Support Worker can administer government standardized drug/alcohol assessments required for admission to specific treatment programs.
  • Treatment Planning – An individual's assessment results as well as their individual readiness for change are used to determine the best possible treatment options while taking into account potential barriers that may be encountered.
  • Continuing Care – An Addictions Support Worker will identify, assist and facilitate appropriate ongoing care to clients who have successfully withdrawn and/or completed treatment for substance misuse.

Referrals can be made by self-referral or by community or health providers as well.  As well, the Community Addictions Support Workers offer on-going telephone support and referrals to other appropriate services.

 

For information, please phone (705) 368-2182 ext. 266 or 267.

 

 

Help is available. 


Crisis Line (24/7)................... 1-877-841-1101
Warmline (6pm-12am).......... 1-866-856-9276
Drug and Alcohol.................. 1-800-565-8603
Native Youth Crisis............... 1-877-209-1266
Kids Help Phone.................. 1-800-668-6868

 

Noojmowin Teg Health Centre – Main Office

48 Hillside Rd., Highway 540, Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation

Postal Bag 2002, Little Current, ON P0P 1K0

Phone: (705) 368-2182 | Fax: (705) 368-2229 | info@noojmowin-teg.ca

Noojmowin Teg Health Centre - Satellite Offices

4 Directions Community Complex (Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation) – (705) 368-0229

Centre Espanola – (705) 869-1564

Espanola & Area Family Health Team – (705)862-7991