Description (Service) Provides low barrier access for clients seeking treatment for any substance use disorder.

Staffing Team includes addiction physicians, nurse practitioner, addiction counsellors and a concurrent disorder specialized psychiatrist.

The clinic will provide brief counselling, prescribe medications (including anti-craving medications for alcohol and buprenorphine/naloxone for opiate use disorder) and connect clients to community treatment programs.

Please note, this clinic is not for clients suffering strictly from chronic pain.

This clinic is also part of a broader network of RAAM clinics throughout Ontario as part of META:PHI (Mentoring, Education and Clinical Tools for Addiction: Primary Care - Hospital Integration).

Service Details

Public Comments Brightshores Health System will also be holding Rapid Access Addiction Medicine Downtown Drop-In Clinics at Oshare at 946 3rd Ave E in Owen Sound from 1 pm-3:30 pm on the following dates:
  • Fri, Jul 5, 2024
  • Fri, Jul 12, 2024
  • Fri, Jul 19, 2024
  • Fri, Jul 29, 2024
Hours Mon, Tue, Fri 9 am-12 noon * Wed 1 pm-4 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County ; Clinic is also available to anyone outside of these areas but must be able to attend the clinic on site at minimum for initial assessments and treatment planning.
Eligibility Must have a current OHIP card and bring to appointment. Must have a Primary Care Provider.

16 year(s) and up
Application Call for appointment. Self-referral, physician referral or referral from a community agency. Walk-ins are welcome.
Languages English
Fees None - covered by OHIP

Address and Location

Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
Addiction Treatment Services; 495 9th Ave E
Owen Sound, ON
Canada N4K 3E2
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-376-5666 ext 2
Social Media Twitter Twitter:
Primary Contact Amy Bowins, Manager, Addiction Services; Phone: 519-376-5666 ext 5; Email:
Mailing Address c/o Grey Bruce Health Services - Addiction Treatment Services; PO Box 1800, 1800 8th St E 
Owen Sound, ON 
Canada N4K 6M9


Service Categories Addiction Counselling / Treatment
Service Category Groups Mental Health / Addictions

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