Grey Bruce Health Services

Site: Owen Sound - 495 9th Ave

Service: Withdrawal Management Services

Description (Service) COVID-19 Response 
The Withdrawal Management Program remains open during the COVID-19 pandemic with some restrictions on clients seeking admission from outside the Grey and Bruce area * In additional COVID-19 precautions and Social Isolation/Distancing are in place for the program * Please contact an Intake/Program Worker at Extension 1 for the most current intake restriction and program modifications as these can change weekly 
Regular Service: 
Provides assistance with voluntary withdrawal from alcohol and/or other drugs to clients who are under the influence of these substances and/or in withdrawal or otherwise in crisis directly related to these substances * This care is provided in Withdrawal Management Centre on the site of the Addiction Treatment Services of Grey Bruce Health Services * Care may be provided with or without the aid of drug therapy and/or other medical interventions * Additional support such as discharge planning, referral to other addiction services and supports and early recovery education is provided 
Clients may be referred to the On-site Addiction Day Treatment Program, the Rapid Access Addiction Medicine Clinic, Concurrent Disorder Psychiatric Clinic for further treatment and support 
The WMS program can also provides safe housing and support in our supportive stabilization beds for clients attending the Addiction Day Treatment Program, waiting for another program or seeking a Relapse Prevention Stay
Service Details
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours * Administration: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County ; Huron County ; Perth County
Boundaries Southwest LHIN
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Adolescents and adults under the influence of or in withdrawal from alcohol or other drugs
Application Self-referral or referral by any service or person 
Access the Withdrawal Management Services by directly contacting and Intake/Program Staff (Extension 1) at any time, day or night
Languages English
Fees None - Covered by OHIP
Address and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
Addiction Treatment Services
495 9th Ave E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 5W9
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Intersection 9th Ave E and 6th St
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Main Floor and Clinic fully accessible - some residential beds are restricted due to stairs
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-376-5666 * Intake: ext 1
Toll Free Phone 1-888-525-0552 * From 519 and 226 area codes only
Fax 519-376-3664
Primary Contact Dan Purdon, Manager, Addiction Services; Phone: ext 5
Primary Executive Naomi Vodden, Director of Mental Health and Addictions; Phone: 519-376-1212 ext 2455; Email:
Mailing Address c/o Grey Bruce Health Services 
PO Box 1800 
Withdrawal Management (WMS) 
1800 8th St E 
Owen Sound, ON N4K 6M9

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