Westover Treatment Centre

Site: Thamesville - Victoria St S

Service: Addiction Treatment Centre - Thamesville Chatham-Kent

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-692-5110
Toll Free Phone General Inquiries 1-800-721-3232 * Addiction Assistance Service 1-800-721-3232
After Hours Phone Staff available 24 hours/day
Crisis Phone 1-800-721-3232 (Addiction Assistance Service)
Fax 519-692-3138
E-Mail homeoffice@westover-fdn.org
Website www.westovertreatmentcentre.ca
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Stacey Pretty, Intake Clerk; Phone: 519-692-5110 ext 107
Alternate Contact Marilyn McKinlay, Director of Administrative Services; Phone: ext 103
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Addiction Treatment Centre 
* provides high quality community-based treatment to substance dependent persons and families in Southwestern Ontario 
 
Regional Treatment Centre provides: 
* counseling 
* guidance 
* support 
* friendship in their recovery from alcohol and drug addiction  
* also aids individuals who have been affected by another person's addiction 
 
Programs offered: 
* 19 Day Residential Chemically Dependent Program (highly structured program includes individual counseling, videos, discussions, lectures and recreation, a six month aftercare program follows residential treatment 
* The program uses a variety of methods to help clients gain an understanding of addiction as a primary illness 
* help in recognizing the thinking patterns that have established the need for substances 
* make a commitment towards accepting personal responsibility for maintaining abstinence in recovery 
* Life Skills help for a renewed value system 
 
7 Day Residential Co dependency Program 
* Open to men and women who feel their life has been affected by someone else's drinking or drug abuse 
* program is offered bi-weekly 
* a Six month aftercare program follows treatment 
 
Weekend Family Program 
* for family members of clients presently in the residential addiction program 
* the family programs provides information on substance abuse and how it affects the family members (through lectures, group discussions and videos 
* guidance is given on changes individuals can make to help them deal with the affects of substance abuse on them, and their subsequent reaction to life situations. 
 
Stage Two Relapse Prevention Program 
* 7day Residential program is offered 6 months or longer after you have attended residential addition treatment 
 
The Addiction Assistance Service: 
* will aid with finding support for a persons immediate addiction problems from the community services available such as:  
* Full withdrawal from substance abuse at the Windsor or London Withdrawal Management Centres 
* Counselling for addiction problems.
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm * Staff available via after hours toll free phone
Dates Year round (except for Christmas)
Meetings * Recovery Support Westover Treatment Centre Thamesville: Tue, 6:30 pm  
* Recovery Support in London: Wed, 12 noon & 6:30 pm, 379 Dundas St 
* Recovery Support in Windsor: Thu, 12 noon or 6:30 pm 3400 Somme Rd 
* Recovery Support in Sarnia: Tue, 6:30 pm 350 Indian Rd S 
* Recovery Support in Tiverton: Wed 4:30 pm Bruce Power Visitor Centre County Rd. 20 
* Recovery Support in Goderich: Wed, 7 pm Knox Presbyterian Church 9 Victoria Street North, Ontario N7A 2R4  
* Recovery Support in Oakville Wed, 6:30 pm Bronte Mall 2441 Lakeshore Rd W Unit 7B (Addiction Clients only) 
* Recovery Support in Leamington: Mon, 6:30 pm St. John The Evangelist Anglican Church, 60 Eire St. N Leamington. 
* Recovery Support in Kingsville: Tue, 6:30 pm Community Church 1860 Division Rd N 
* Recovery Support in Partner Homes House: 394 West St. in Simcoe Wed at 6 pm (except on holidays), Substance Disorder 
* Recovery Support in Partner Brantford General Hospital: Thu, 6:30 pm, Substance Disorder 
* Recovery Support in Partner Homes House: 394 West. St in Simcoe Mon, 6 pm (except on holidays), Co-dependency
Areas Served Chatham-Kent ; Essex County ; Lambton County ; London ; Sarnia ; Windsor ; Transportation provided to Withdrawal Management Centers in London or Windsor or residential treatment Centres in London or Windsor, but, must provide own transportation back to original pick-up destination unless special arrangements made with Addiction Assistance Service.
Boundaries Residents of Windsor 
* Chatham-Kent  
* Lambton County 
* Leamington 
* For transportation services only to destination but no return transportation, client must provide transportation back to original destination) unless special arrangements made with Addiction Assistance Service. (call for details)
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
* individuals who suffer from or have been affected by the problems of substance abuse 
* Youth 16yrs and older 
* Adults 
* Seniors 
* Male 
* Female
Application * Assessment required for Government funded beds Addiction Program 
* Application process required 
* Recovery Support please call for details 
* Stage Two Recovery Program please call for details 
* Co dependency Program self referral
Languages English
Fees Program - some fees may apply * call for details ; Service - Some private pay beds available for a fee * also if not a legal resident of Ontario fees do apply ; None - Fees covered by OHIP if legal resident of Ontario
Agency Information
Established 1986
Primary Executive Ron Elliott, Executive Director; Phone: 519-692-5110 ext 102; Email: relliott@westovertreatmentcentre.ca
Alternate Executive Ron Paterson, External Client Services; Phone: ext 109; Email: rpaterson@westovertreatmentcentre.ca
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care ; Fundraising ; Donations ; Foundation - Westover Foundation ; Provincial - Erie-St.Clair LHIN; Fundraising; Donations; Foundation - Westover Foundation
Elections Sep
Site Information
Located In Community Thamesville
Address & Map
2 Victoria St S
Thamesville, ON N0P 2K0
 
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Intersection Victoria St and London Rd
Mailing Address PO Box 8 
2 Victoria St S 
Thamesville, ON N0P 2K0
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Parking, Washroom and Entrance
Other Details
Print Material * pamphlets 
* bi-annual newsletter distributed free to members and others as requested

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