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Rideauwood Addiction and Family Services

Site: Ottawa

Service: Family Members Program

Alternate Name OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
312 Parkdale Ave
Ottawa, ON K1Y 4X5
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Intersection Parkdale Ave and Scott St
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Counselling, education, crisis support to anyone whose life has been affected by distress related to addiction/substance abuse in the family. Evening groups, individual counselling. Offerings include: 
The Family Spiral Education Sessions: Two evening education sessions to learn more about chemical dependency and its effects. A recommended first step. 
The ARCK Stream Support Group: (Awareness, Responding, Coping and Knowledge) six weeks of 1.5-hour group sessions, with individual counselling as needed. 
The Family Program Stream Support Group: 12 weeks of two-hour group sessions, and an additional four-day, full-time session, for a total duration of 13 weeks, with individual counselling as needed. 
* these programs are also available with a youth-focus for parents of those in the Young Adult/Youth Substance Abuse Program
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Services Mon-Fri 9 am-9 pm
Areas Served Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) and up 
Individuals 12 years and older
Application Call intake worker, or Ottawa Addiction Access and Referral
Languages English ; French - Limited services
Fees None - Provincially funded programs are free
Service Categories Families/Friends of Individuals With a Drug Use Disorder Support Groups ; Parent Counselling ~ Substance Use Disorder Issues
Waiting List Yes, varies according to program.
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-724-4881
Fax 613-724-4873
Primary Contact Giselle Neville, Manager
Primary Executive Johanne Levesque, Executive Director; Email:
Alternate Executive Andrew Mendes, Director of Operations; Email:
Other Details
Established 1976
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health * Ministry of Long-Term Care * Local Health Integration Network ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119119535 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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