Salvation Army - London - Ontario Great Lakes Division

Site: Community Alternatives for Youth - St Thomas and Elgin

Service: Community Based Drug Treatment Program for Youth

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Record #: LON0483 Last Modified: 23 Jan 2015 Last Full Update: 20 Oct 2014
Contact Information
Office PhoneIntake and Administration: 519-319-9553
Toll Free PhoneCollect calls accepted
Fax519-633-5592
E-Maillianne.pike@start.ca
Websitewww.salvationarmy.ca/ontariogreatlakes
Primary ContactLianne Pike, Program Coordinator; Phone: 519-319-9553; Email: lianne.pike@start.ca
Description and Service Details
DescriptionVoluntary substance abuse treatment services for youth * services include assessments, treatment planning, case management, referrals, education, and one-on-one or group counselling for youth with substance abuse * confidential

Community Connectedness
- Provides youth opportunities to become involved in their community

Crisis Support
- Offered on an on-call basis for youth struggling with their substance use and its consequences

Drug Education
- Provides general information to youth who are experimenting with substance use

Safe Place - Provides a supervised, safe place where youth can spend time for programming

School Engagement - Program for youth having difficulty attending their educational program * opportunity to reengage and reconnect with trusted school personnel

Screening for Concurrent Disorders - Works with youth who have mental health concerns who may be using substances to cope

HoursDaily 24 hours
Administration: Mon-Fri 9am-4:30pm
Areas ServedElgin County
BoundariesSt Thomas and Elgin
EligibilityAges: 12 year(s) - 17 year(s) 
 
Youth 12-17 years, who are struggling with substance abuse issues * youth involved with or at risk of being involved with the justice system
ApplicationCall or drop-in * no referral required
LanguagesEnglish
FeesFree
Agency Information
Established1970
Primary ExecutiveJulia Parker, Executive Director; Phone: 519-432-9553; Email: julia_parker@can.salvationarmy.org
FundingDonations ; Private
Site Information
Site LocationCentral Elgin
Located In CommunitySt Thomas
Address & Map
539 Talbot St
St Thomas, ON N5P 1C3
IntersectionMondamin St and Talbot St
AccessibilityFully Accessible