Lake of The Woods District Hospital

Site: Community Programs

Service: Adult and Youth Addictions Programs

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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Offers a community based outpatient service 
  • Provides treatment to individuals, couples or groups, experiencing problems due to activities relating to or from the use of substances 
  • Offers addictions assessments and referrals 
  • Offers individual and group counselling using harm reduction strategies 
  • Provides post custody case management services 
  • Offers support for family members or persons affected by the addiction of others 
  • Offers parental consultations, relapse prevention support and school based programs 
  • Provides supports to clients involved in the criminal justice system including group sessions at detention centres 
  • Facilitates workshops and community presentations with information services available to other agencies, employers, schools and medical professionals
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Kenora District
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) and up 
Individuals concerned about their own alcohol or drug use or are affected by someone's substance use
Adult Program 
  • Adults 24 years and over 
  • Must be residing within the city of Kenora
Youth Program 
  • Youth 12-23 years of age 
  • Must be residing within a 1.5 hour commute from Kenora
Application Intake assessment required
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-467-3555 (accepts collect calls)
Crisis Phone 1-866-888-8988
Fax 807-468-9083
Primary Contact Patti Dryden Holmstrom, Manager, Youth Addictions and Morningstar; Email:
Alternate Contact Bruce Siciliano, Vice President, Community Programs; Phone: 807-467-3565; Email:
Site Location Near Lake of the Woods District Hospital
Located In Community Kenora
Address St. Joseph's Health Centre
21 Wolsley St
Kenora, ON P9N 3W7
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Intersection Wolsley St and Ocean Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established Adult Program -- 1987
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC); North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)