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Site: Clarissa Manor

Service: Recovery Home for Women

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Description & Services
Description (Agency) Provides residential support services for women recovering from addictions
Agency Services
Description (Service) Provides residential support services for women recovering from addictions 
  • Provides a safe, sober and stable environment for individuals working on sobriety 
  • Accepts up to 9 female clients who are pre/post treatment 
  • Offers minimal telephone counselling and referrals 
  • Program length varies between 3-6 months of stabilization and treatment
Offers the following residential services: 
  • Case management 
  • Individual and group counselling 
  • Healthy lifestyle counselling 
  • Coaching and life skills 
  • Managing and dispensing of medications 
  • Relapse prevention and stabilization support 
  • Cultural and spiritual support 
  • Encouragement for attending 12-step programs such as Alcoholics Anonymous 
  • Assistance with community reintegration 
  • Support for individuals with children in care with Child and Family Services 
  • Information and referral for outside helps such as medical and legal services
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm 
Support staff may be available after hours
Areas Served Kenora District ; Rainy River District ; Thunder Bay District
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
  • Women only 
  • Must demonstrate a level of dependence on alcohol and/or drugs 
  • Must be detoxified from alcohol and/or drugs a minimum of 3 days and be able to participate in daily programs 
  • May require a psychiatric assessment or forensic report if client is referred from hospital or justice system 
  • Maximum stay is 6 months 
  • Will accept women outside Northwestern Ontario if space available
  • Requires completion of comprehensive assessment 
  • Will consider referrals from any source
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-468-3667
Fax 807-468-1276
Primary Executive Michelle Queen, Executive Director; Phone: 807-547-2125; Fax: 807-548-2128; Email:
Alternate Executive Donna Hendrickson, Resident Counsellor, Clarissa Manor
Located In Community Kenora
Address 1420 Eighth St N
Kenora, ON P9N 2S3
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Intersection Eighth St N and Fourteenth Ave N
Mailing Address PO Box 110 
Keewatin, ON P0X 1C0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)