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Saskatchewan Residential Drug Rehab Programs
Links to Other Saskatchewan Addiction Services
Quick Glossary of Residential Treatment Terms
Faith-based - programs with religious component (typically Christian). Prayer, scripture reading, or church attendance to may be required. Note that Salvation Army programs do not typically require religious participation in order to access services.
Native Treatment - programs funded by the federal (NNADAP) or the provincial government for Canadians who are of First Nation or Metis descent. Most native residential treatment programs are, however, open to the general public.
Primary Treatment - intensive program with individual and group therapy and trained counsellors. Length of stay can be up to 90 days but is typically 28 to 42 days. Primary treatment usually follows medical detox and can be followed by support recovery. Another term for primary treatment is inpatient treatment (typically in a hospital setting).
Secular - non-religious
Support Recovery - for people who have completed primary treatment but require a greater level of support than what is available at home. In support recovery, the amount of time allocated to actual therapy, level of supervision, and qualifications of staff varies but is generally less than primary treatment. There is some counselling but minimal. Lengths of stay are typically longer than 90 days and can be up to a year or longer. Some support recovery programs allow (or expect) clients to work or attend school, while some do not.
Youth Treatment - typically for individuals 13 to 18 years of age but may accept clients up to the age of 25.
READ THIS FIRST! A referral from a government-funded outpatient clinic or a physician is required prior to admission to a government-funded residential treatment facility. Therefore, please refer to the Saskatchewan outpatient section for a government outpatient clinic in your home community. Private residential treatment, however, does not typically require a referral prior to admission so contacting those programs directly is recommended.
Residential Listings by City
ADULT RESIDENTIAL SERVICES
Denare Beach - ADULT RESIDENTIAL SERVICES
Denare Beach - Adult Support Recovery - Faith-Based
Freedom Outreach Teen Challenge
100 Boundary Road
Denare Beach, SK S0P 0B0
Note: to contact this program visit their website.
Indian Head - ADULT RESIDENTIAL SERVICES
Indian Head - Adult Primary Treatment
Pine Lodge Treatment Centre
Indian Head, SK S0G 2K0
Phone: (306) 695-2251
Note:a 28-day inpatient drug and alcohol treatment centre funded by the Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region.
La Ronge - ADULT RESIDENTIAL SERVICES
La Ronge - Adult Primary Treatment
La Ronge Health Centre
La Ronge, SK S0J 1L0
Phone: (306) 425-4846
Lloydminster - ADULT RESIDENTIAL
See the Residential Services in the Alberta section of this website.
North Battleford - ADULT RESIDENTIAL
North Battleford - Adult Support Recovery - Secular
Hopeview Inpatient Clinic
1891 - 96th Street
North Battleford, SK S9A 0J1
Phone: (306) 446-7370
Note: Provides long-term residential services.
Prince Albert - ADULT RESIDENTIAL
Prince Albert - Adult Primary Treatment
Unit 7 - 701 13th Street West
Prince Albert, SK S6V 3H2
Phone: (306) 764-6670
Saskatchewan Impaired Driver Treatment Centre
Box 1600 - 61 North Industrial Drive
Prince Albert, SK S6V 5T2
Phone: (306) 922-8333
REGINA - ADULT RESIDENTIAL
SASKATOON - ADULT RESIDENTIAL
WILKIE - ADULT RESIDENTIAL
Wilkie - Adult Primary Treatment
Leipzig Serenity Retreat.
Wilkie, SK S0K 4W0
Phone: (306) 658-4767
Note: A private co-ed residential treatment facility based on the 12 Steps of Alcoholics Anonymous. Program length is 5 weeks.
YOUTH RESIDENTIAL SERVICES
Since April 1, 2006 the provincial government has legislated for involuntary detoxification and stabilization of youth 12-17 years of age in a facility for that purpose through a detoxification order by two physicians for a period up to five days, with the
possibility of an extension for a maximum of two additional five-day periods. Involuntary detoxification/stabilization serves as a measure of last resort for parents, legal guardians and judges when it is determined that a youth's substance use has damaged their decision-making ability to the point they present a risk to their own safety or the safety of others. For more information visit the Youth Drug Detoxification and Stabilization Act of Saskatchewan section of the Government of Saskatchewan website.
Prince Albert - YOUTH RESIDENTIAL SERVICES
Prince Albert Primary Youth Treatment
Valley Hill Youth Treatment Centre
2101 10th Ave W GD Stn Main
Prince Albert, SK S6V 5P7
Phone: (306) 764-2311
Note: a 15-bed facility, was funded entirely by the provincial government and provides a six-week residential-treatment program for adolescents aged 12-17.
SASKATOON - YOUTH RESIDENTIAL
SHAUNAVON - YOUTH RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT
Shaunavon Youth Support Recovery - Faith-Based
Rock Solid Refuge
PO Box 1622
Shaunavon, SK S0N 2M0
Phone: (306) 297-3663
Fax: (306) 297-3063
Note: This is a 16 bed faith-based treatment program for male youth 13-18 years old. Program length is 12-15months. Clients can self-refer. Fees apply.
NATIVE RESIDENTIAL SERVICES
Fort Qu'Appelle - NATIVE RESIDENTIAL SERVICES
Leading Thunderbird Lodge
P.O. Box 400
Fort Qu'Appelle, SK S0G 1S0
Phone: (306) 332-5659
Note: designed to meet the needs of male youth between the ages of 12-17 years who are experiencing difficulties related to drug, alcohol and solvent abuse. The program is based on a holistic treatment model, and the four areas of the Medicine Wheel: mental, social, physical and spiritual will be addressed.
Ile A La Crosse - NATIVE RESIDENTIAL SERVICES
Ile A La Crosse - Native Primary Treatment
Northwest Rehabilitation Centre
Ile A La Crosse, SK S0M 1C0
Phone: (306) 833-2462
Prince Albert - NATIVE RESIDENTIAL
Prince Albert - Native Primary Treatment
Metis Addictions Council of Saskatchewan Inc. (MACSI)
334 - 19th Street East
Prince Albert, SK S6V 1J7
Phone: (306) 953-8250
Toll-free: 1(866) 722-2155
REGINA - NATIVE RESIDENTIAL
SASKATOON - NATIVE RESIDENTIAL
Programs that treat the physical aspects of alcohol and drug misuse such as withdrawal management (detox), addiction medicine, drug testing and methadone maintenance. For more information see the Medical Section.
Programs offered once or twice a week with, typically one to three hours per session and are either government-funded (free) or private (ranging $50 to $200 / hour depending on therapist qualifications). Meals and accommodation are NOT provided. For more information see the Outpatient Section.
Programs that provide counseling, meals and accommodation. Primary Treatment (usually 30 days) is intensive therapy followed by Support Recovery (usually 6 months or longer) where clients learn to transition back to society. Government-funded residential treatment is usually no cost or $50 per day but requires a referral from a family doctor, medical detox or government-funded outpatient clinic. Private treatment can range from $200 to $500 per day and does not require a referral. For more information see the Residential Section.
Meetings are social gatherings for people who desire to stop drinking (AA, LifeRing, etc.), drugs (NA, CA) or have a loved one that is struggling with alcohol or drugs (Al-Anon, Nar-Anon). These groups are NOT therapy. For more information see the Meetings section.
Trained professionals that assist families with family members who refuse to get help with an addiction. Fees are not covered by the government and can cost hundreds of dollars up to $5000 (plus travel expenses) depending on the interventionist. For more information see the Find an Interventionist section.