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Rapid Access Addiction Medicine Clinic

NOTICE

Please note: As of Wednesday, August 7th, the Rapid Access Addiction Medicine Clinic (RAAM) will be moving to a new location.

Where:
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Bayview Campus
A Wing, Room A146

Clinic hours:
Wednesdays: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Fridays: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


The RAAM Clinic is a non-urgent walk-in clinic for patients with a history of alcohol or drug abuse who are motivated to get help. It is designed for patients who are seeking substance abuse treatment for the first time, or those who have recently relapsed and are not connected with any substance abuse treatment service. Patients do not require a referral from a health care provider to come to the Clinic. The only medications that are prescribed are those that treat withdrawal or reduce cravings for the substance used.

Services Offered at the Clinic:

  • Assessment of substance use concerns and review of treatment options
  • Brief individual counseling and psychotherapy
  • Management of acute alcohol and opioid withdrawal
  • Outpatient tapering of patients on opioids or benzodiazepines
  • Medication-assisted treatment of alcohol, opioid and cannabis use disorders
  • Education on overdose prevention and use of naloxone
  • Referral to community supports and treatment programs

You are welcome to attend and/or refer your family and friends.

For more information about other RAAM Clinics please visit http://www.metaphi.ca/raam-clinics

For any further information, please contact:
Lori Lucier lori.lucier@sunnybrook.ca, or Arachel Abella arachel.abella@sunnybrook.ca.

Location and contact

Rapid Access Addiction Medicine (RAAM) Clinic

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
A Wing, Room A146
Toronto, ON
M4N 3M5

Clinic hours

Wednesdays:
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Fridays:
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

No referral or appointment required

Contact

Phone: 416-480-6736
Fax: 416-480-5766
Email: arachel.abella@sunnybrook.ca