Aging in Canada is a website dedicated to alcohol issues that affect older adults.
Substance Abuse in Later Life (SAILL)
Bridgeland Seniors Health Centre
1070 Mcdougall Rd. NE
Calgary, AB T2E 7Z2
Note: The SAILL program offers flexible treatment and specialized services for seniors and their families including: case management, counselling and family support, education and life enhancement groups, social support luncheons, alumni group and medical consultation.
Seniors Liaison Program
Abbotsford Addictions Centre
2420 Montrose Ave.
Abbotsford BC V2S 3S9
Note: Provides assessment, active treatment, and after care to seniors, 55 yrs + who are experiencing alcohol and/or drug related problems.
Victoria Innovative Seniors Treatment Approach (VISTA)
2828 Nanaimo St.
Victoria, BC V8T 4W9
Note: For adults 55+ who are experiencing problems related to alcohol, prescription drugs or elder abuse. Outreach services, community based counseling, case consultation, advocacy and community development, education and prevention workshops.
Alcohol, Drug and Gambling Services (ADGS)
3rd Floor – 21 Hunter St. E
Hamilton, ON L8N 1M2
Note: Age Wise is a program for older adults (55+), who are concerned about their alcohol, drug and/or prescription drug use and/or problem gambling and wish to make healthy lifestyle choices.
Centretown Community Health Centre
420 Cooper St.
Ottawa, ON K2P 2N6
Note: Has the Lifestyle Enrichment for Senior Adults (LESA) program for seniors in Ottawa struggling with drugs or alcohol.
Community Outreach Programs in Addictions (COPA)
200 – 49 Bathurst St.
Toronto, ON M5V 2P2
Note: Committed to helping adults 55 years and over who struggle with addictions that impact their daily lives.