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Programs & Services

Lethbridge Youth Treatment Centre

The Lethbridge Youth Treatment Centre offers treatment to youth whose lives have been negatively impacted by substance use and gambling.

Services provided includes:

  • Using outdoor activities along with individual, family, and group counselling to support recovery from substance use and gambling.
  • Assessing for treatment based on individual needs and capabilities.
  • Staffed 24/7, and can house up to 8 youth who also have access to Alberta Education classrooms.
  • Home visits to practice the skills they are learning and reconnect with their family.
  • Regular family sessions are offered and family involvement is an integral part of the program.
  • Recognizing that recovery is a long-term process, residents and their families are also encouraged to look for support in their home communities.

Please note, this is a non-smoking facility. Residents are also offered support in tobacco cessation

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Contact Details

Lethbridge 402 6 Avenue North

Location Info
Lethbridge Youth Treatment Centre (LYTC) is a provincial facility.
402 6 Avenue N
Lethbridge, Alberta
T1H 6J9
Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Service Providers May Include
addiction counsellors, therapists

For youth, ages 12-19, whose lives have been negatively impacted by substance use or gambling. Clients aged 18-19 will be assessed on a case-by-case basis to ensure that they are functionally adolescent and that their treatment needs are best met by a youth treatment facility.

Referral Needed

Referrals to the Centre are made through an AHS Addictions Counsellor who will assess the youth for readiness.

Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.

Referrals can be made by Outpatient Counselors and other allied professionals.

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services