Older Wiser Lifestyle

Type of Service

Addictions Treatment - Substance Abuse

Program Description

Individual counselling and specialized groups for individuals 55 years and older. Stages of change, cognitive behavioural therapy, motivational interviewing and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy are intervention strategies. Assessment for referral to other options is based on the tools and individual feedback. Follow-up and aftercare are provided. Couples counselling is available. Group sizes are about 10 people.

Program Restricted To

Older Adults

Access Information

The psychosocial assessment package is also used for this program.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 905-546-3606

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 55 and up
Catchment Municipalities: (Hamilton)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed


English Interpretation Services


Main Hours

Monday 0900-1630
Tuesday 0900-1630
Wednesday 0900-2000
Thursday 0900-1630
Friday 0900-1630