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Programs & Services


Addiction Services - Adult Detoxification

Provides a structured environment to support people withdrawing from alcohol and other drugs. There is also crisis stabilization for people who gamble.

A 24/7 service that helps people detoxifying from alcohol and other drugs in a safe, controlled setting.
Services may include:

  • stabilizing health
  • assessment
  • information sessions
  • introduction to self-help groups
  • addiction treatment planning
  • discharge planning
  • referral

This service is provided by Alberta Health Services and Alberta Health Services contracted service providers.

Contact Details

Foothills Detox Centre

Address
810 18 Street
Fort Macleod, Alberta
T0L 0Z0
Telephone
403-553-4466
Fax
403-553-4819
Email
AMHACCESSSOUTH@AHS.CA
Hours of Operation
Available
24 hour service
Note

Please phone ahead.

Access
Eligibility

People 18 years and over who need detoxification from substance use. Priority is given to pregnant women and Alberta residents.

Service Access

A telephone interview is required before admission.


Wait Times

Admission wait times vary throughout the day. Phoning ahead to see if a bed is available to plan the admission will shorten the wait time.

Partners

Partners/affiliations

Foothills Detoxification Centre