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Addiction and Mental Health - Young Adult Treatment Program

The Young Adult Treatment (YAT) program is a substance abuse program for individuals 18-24 years old in Alberta

Program includes:

  • an intensive and voluntary 90-day residential treatment program with pre-residential treatment and outpatient service follow up supports.
  • a strong family education, support and counselling component.
  • aims to increase the skills and build on the strengths of young adults to help them succeed without the harmful use of alcohol, other drugs and gambling.

Three locations across the province:

  • Aventa Addiction Services for Women program integrates trauma-informed and addiction recovery services for young adult women.
  • Enviros Wilderness School Association offers an intensive adventure based wilderness addiction treatment program in a remote location for young adult men.
  • Poundmaker’s Lodge provides services for young people, programming is Indigenous culture based and incorporates traditional Indigenous healing and ceremonial practices.

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

Contact Details

Calgary 707 10 Avenue SW

Location Info
3 floor
Address
707 10 Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta
T2R 0B3
Telephone
403-367-5000
Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Access
Service Providers May Include
addiction counsellors
Eligibility

YAT accepts clients aged 18-24 from around the province. Clients will meet with an addiction counsellor at an AHS Addiction and Mental Health Adult Services office in their home community (nearest). A referral can then be made to the program that best fits the clients’ goals and needs.

Wait Times

An estimated wait time will be provided at the time of appointment booking.

Partners

Partners/affiliations

Aventa, Enviros, Poundmaker's Lodge

Service Locations
Also Known As
Acronym
YAT
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Young Adult Treatment Program
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