Substance Abuse Community Treatment

Type of Service

Addictions Treatment - Substance Abuse

Program Description

Program uses a harm reduction model, stressing stages of change. Work with individual in pre-contemplation. Home visits provided. Clients seen weekly initially. Groups, therapeutic recreation activities, and lunches are available. Will support clients with withdrawal at home in conjunction with family physician.

Program Restricted To

Older Adults

Access Information

Most referrals to the LESA program come through OARRS, assessments by OARRS are completed. Self-referrals and assessments will be the completed by the program intake worker.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 613-233-5430
Toll-Free 877-795-8442

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 55 and up
Catchment Municipalities: (Ottawa)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed
Note No smoking inside buildings.


English French


Monday 0845-1645
Tuesday 0845-1645
Wednesday 0845-1645
Thursday 0845-1645
Friday 0845-1645