Peel Addiction Assessment and Referral Centre

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Description & Services
Alternate Name PAARC
Description Provides 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
Dates All year
Areas Served Peel Region
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) - 100 year(s)
Application Self referral; appointment necessary
Fees None - Funded by Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care
Languages English ; Hindi ; Punjabi ; Urdu
Contact Information
Address & Map
5170 Dixie Rd, Ste 302
Mississauga, ON L4W 1E3
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Intersection NW corner of Aimco and Dixie Rd
Transit Information Mississauga Transit Rte 5 * Mississauga Transit 905-615-4636 *
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Office Phone 905-629-1007
Fax 905-629-8377
Primary Executive Karen Parsons, Executive Director
Other Details
Funding Provincial - Ontario. Ministry of Health and Long-term Care ; Private - Ontario Substance Abuse Bureau
Service Level (30) Provincial Government ; (51) Registered Charity
Subjects Addictions ; Adults ; Aftercare ; Alcoholism ; Assessments ; Counselling ; Drug addiction ; Group therapy ; Impaired driving ; Mental health ; Mental health services ; Seniors