Peel Addiction Assessment and Referral Centre

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Record #: CMH0115 Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 Last Full Update: 18 Nov 2014
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Description & Services
Alternate NamePAARC
DescriptionProvides services to individuals concerned with their own or another's involvement with alcohol or drugs. Offers detailed assessments, as well as short-term individual and group counselling; these services can be tailored to meet individual needs. 
PAARC is also the Peel site for the mandatory Back on Track program, an education and treatment program for those convicted of impaired driving. 
PAARC also offers specialized outreach services for older adults (55yrs & over) experiencing multiple and complex concerns, including alcohol and/or other substance use and gambling. Group orientations are held weekly (must book ahead). No waiting period.
Hours*Mon-Tues, Thur-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
*Wed 12:30 pm-8 pm
DatesAll year
Areas ServedPeel Region
EligibilityAges: 16 year(s) - 100 year(s)
ApplicationSelf referral; appointment necessary
FeesNone - Funded by Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care
LanguagesEnglish ; Hindi ; Punjabi ; Urdu
Contact Information
Address & Map
5170 Dixie Rd, Ste 302
Mississauga, ON L4W 1E3
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IntersectionNW corner of Aimco and Dixie Rd
Transit InformationMississauga Transit Rte 5 * Mississauga Transit 905-615-4636 *
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Office Phone905-629-1007
Primary ExecutiveKaren Parsons, Executive Director
Other Details
FundingProvincial - Ontario. Ministry of Health and Long-term Care ; Private - Ontario Substance Abuse Bureau
Service Level(30) Provincial Government ; (51) Registered Charity
SubjectsAddictions ; Adults ; Aftercare ; Alcoholism ; Assessments ; Counselling ; Drug addiction ; Group therapy ; Impaired driving ; Mental health ; Mental health services ; Seniors