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Halton & Mississauga Rapid Access Addiction Medicine (RAAM) Clinic is an outpatient addiction medicine clinic that provides expert assessment, brief counseling, and medically-assisted treatment for a variety of substance use disorders including opioids, alcohol, stimulants, cannabis, smoking cessation, and benzodiazepine tapering guidance.
Our services are 100% covered by OHIP, and all patients are under the care of doctors with expertise in addiction medicine.
Canada is in the midst of an opioid epidemic, with devastating effects on individuals, families, and our communities. Overdose deaths are continuing to rise. Opioids include heroin, prescription pain medications such as codeine, morphine, oxycodone (Percocet, OxyContin), and hydromorphone (Dilaudid). We are seeing the rise of extremely potent and deadly opioids such as fentanyl and carfentanil. Fortunately, highly effective and life-saving medications are available which treat withdrawal and rapidly stabilize opioid addiction to allow people to feel normal again and break the cycle of dependence. Halton & Mississauga RAAM Clinic provides immediate access to Methadone and Suboxone treatment programs to allow patients
Alcohol addiction is widespread, progressive, and often goes unrecognized and untreated. This eventually leads to health, relational, occupational, financial, or other problems. Effective anti-craving medications exist which can help people reduce or stop their consumption of alcohol. Our doctors at the Halton & Mississauga RAAM Clinic are experienced in the use of these medications, and will help determine the best treatment plan based on each patient’s unique goals and health situation.
Medication-assisted treatment options are available to assist with the problematic use of other substances including stimulants (cocaine, methamphetamine), cannabis, and tobacco/nicotine. We also provide expert guidance for patients interested in tapering off sedative-hypnotic medications, such as benzodiazepines and zopiclone.
As a RAAM Clinic, we offer rapid, low-barrier access to care for individuals who want help now. Patients can call us directly at 1-888-388-7226 to book an appointment. Walk-in patients are also welcome during our clinic hours (we do suggest booking an appointment for shorter wait times). Referrals are also accepted from any source (such as health care providers, hospitals, counselors, case managers), and a referral form is available here.
Please visit the Addiction Treatment section to learn more about getting started with our various treatment programs.
If you are a Health Care Provider who is interested in referring a patient, please visit the Referrals page for our fax number and access to our referral form.
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Head Office: 1540 Cornwall Rd, Unit 102 (located within the CMHA)
Oakville, Ontario, L6J 7W5