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Programs & Services

Addiction and Mental Health - Adult and Youth

 Location: Wood Buffalo

Community Addiction and Mental Health services are available to individuals across their lifespan dealing with symptoms of mental illness and / or having issues with substance use.

The focus of intervention is short term recovery. Clinicians help clients generate achievable goals for stabilization and change. Parental involvement is expected for children / youth unless a client is assessed as a mature minor.

Services are available for children, youth, adults and older adults with addiction and / or mental health concerns. Clinicians work with individuals and families to identify goals of treatment as they relate to their moderate to severe addiction and / or mental health concerns.

Addiction Services (clients with alcohol, tobacco, gambling, and / or other drug concerns) may include:

  • assessment
  • treatment
  • referrals to treatment centres
  • short-term outpatient treatment services (includes individual, family and / or group counselling)

Mental Health Services may include:

  • assessment
  • treatment / outpatient services (includes individual, family and / or group counselling)

Services may vary by location. Please call for more information.

Contact Details

Wood Buffalo

Location Info
Wood Buffalo Addiction and Mental Health Services
339 Powder Drive
Fort McMurray, Alberta
T9K 0M4
1-888-594-0211 (Addiction and Mental Health Intake), 780-793-8360 (General & Referral Line)
1-877-303-2642 (24-Hour Helpline)
780-793-8361 (General & Referral Line)
Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

8:00 am - 7:15 pm

8:00 am - 7:15 pm

8:00 am - 7:15 pm

8:00 am - 7:15 pm

8:00 am - 7:15 pm


The Travel Team is associated with the Wood Buffalo location supporting Fort McMurray First Nation 468, Janvier and Conklin. The hours of operation available at these locations includes travel time.

Hours: 9:00am-7:30pm

Tuesday: Fort McMurray First Nation 468

Wednesday: Janvier

Thursday: Conklin

Closed on statutory holidays.

Service Providers May Include
addictions counsellors, social workers, registered nurses (RNs), mental health therapists
Service Access

Appointment or walk in / drop ins are accepted.

Services may vary by location. Please call for more information or refer to the Routine Referral Process and Additional Service Details sections on the site specific page on the Alberta Referral Directory.

Wait Times

Mental Health Referrals made immediately with Centralized Intake, however first time appointments may be on a wait period depending on demand for service at that time.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Service Locations
Also Known As
Addiction Services - Adult & Youth Counselling, Addiction and Mental Health - Adult and Youth Intake
Addiction & Mental Health - Adult & Youth Intake, Adult Mental Health, Child Mental Health, Children Mental Health, Youth Mental Health