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Crisis Response Services Kenora Rainy River District
Withdrawal Management

  • Provides short-term accommodation (4 beds) in a drug/alcohol free environment for individuals with concurrent disorders and/or are experiencing a crisis
  • Provides non-medical levels I & II withdrawal management services
  • Offers assessments, screenings, crisis intervention, treatment planning, relapse prevention, peer support, education and referrals to other services
  • Provides assistance with transportation if required

Aims to assist clients by:
  • Offering stabilization in an alcohol and drug-free environment
  • Aiding in recovery while abstaining from substance use
  • Linking them with ongoing supports
Community stabilization unit located in Dryden; Dryden and Kenora locations are staffed 24/7
Individuals who want to make a change in their substance use and:
  • Require 24-hour non-medical monitoring of withdrawal symptoms and/or a protected setting and support to abstain
  • Agree to abstain from addictive medication unless under doctor's orders
  • Have medical clearance in the case that potential medical complications exist
  • Is voluntarily seeking advice
  • Is eligible for admission according to applicable readmission criteria
  • Agrees to terms of no self-harm or harm to to others contract
NOTE: In the event that an appropriate level of service cannot be determined, individual will be referred to physician or emergency department for medical clearance

Age Requirements: Ages: 16 year(s) and up;
Application Process
Length of stay is based on client need; can be up to three weeks if participating in group sessions
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Agency Information
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On October 30, 2019

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