Saskatchewan Alcohol and Drug Services is mandated by Saskatchewan Health to administer and deliver addiction services through the Regional Health Authorities. These addiction services are available to all Saskatchewan residents and their families.
The Metis Addictions Council of Saskatchewan Incorporated (MACSI) provides detoxification, inpatient drug rehab, outpatient addiction counselling, and outreach for adults and youth. Although the majority of clients are of Metis ancestry, services are available to all residents of Saskatchewan.
|Alcohol and Drug Prevalence Rates|
|Alcohol – Heavy Frequent Use in Past Year*
(Canadian avg. 14.4%)
|Cannabis – Use in Past Year
(Canadian avg. 9.1%)
|Cocaine/Crack – Use in Past Year
(Canadian avg. 0.9%)
*Note: heavy frequent use means five drinks or more, more than once a week).