Peel Addiction Assessment and Referral Centre
|Record #: CMH0115||Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014||Last Full Update: 18 Nov 2014|
|Social Media||Website: www.paarc.com/|
|Description & Services|
|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
|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|
|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 * www.mississauga.ca/portal/residents/publictransit|
|Primary Executive||Karen Parsons, Executive Director|
|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|