Chatham-Kent Mental Health and Addictions Program


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Record #: CHK0885 Last Modified: 21 Jan 2014 Last Full Update: 21 Jan 2014
Located In CommunityChatham
AddressChatham-Kent Health Alliance
80 Grand Ave W
Chatham, ON N7L 1B7
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AccessibilityFully Accessible
IntersectionLacroix St and Grand Ave W
Mailing AddressPO Box 2030 
Chatham, ON N7M 5L9
Contact Information
Office Phone519-436-2599
Toll Free Phone1-800-721-3232 (24 hr, 7 days/week Addictions Assistance Line)
Primary ContactPaula Reaume-Zimmer, Director, Mental Health Services
Alternate ContactHeather Badder, Gambling Counsellor
Description & Services
DescriptionThe Chatham-Kent Mental Health and Addictions Program is a place where people (men, women, and youth) can receive an assessment and/or referral for treatment if they have a problem with mental health, substance abuse , or with gambling.

MHAP offers several different types of treatment for Adult and Youth Addictions which include
Assessment, referral and short-term treatment in adults (20 years and older)
Provides assessment, referral and short-term treatment (up to nine sessions) for youth in the Chatham-Kent area (ages 20 and under) who present with substance abuse concerns
The stepped care treatment is: Prescreening and brief assessment by Intake Worker; Intake/Education Seminar; Individual Treatment Planning Session; * Individual Gambling Counselling * Support Groups * Family Counselling * Youth Addictions
* Family sessions and group counselling are available as well Gambling Addictions counselling
Provides assessment, referral and short-term treatment services (up to nine sessions) for clients and/or their significant others who are experiencing gambling problems * Couple or family sessions specific to problem gambling are available. Wallaceburg site: Sydenham Campus P.O. Box 2030 325 Margaret Ave Wallaceburg, ON N8A 2A7 519.352.6400
HoursMon, Thur, Fri 8:30am-4:30pm 
Tues, Wed: 7:30am-7:30pm
Areas ServedChatham-Kent
EligibilityResidents of Chatham-Kent; any age
Applicationcall for information; walk-in
FeesProgram ; no fee
LanguagesEnglish ; French
FundingProvincial - Ministry of Health
Supplementary Info
Former NameKent County Addictions Program - KCAP
Service Level(50) Non Profit