John Howard Society of Toronto

Addiction and Harm Reduction Services

Note: Groups are currently suspended due to Covid-19. However individual telephone counseling is available. Please contact Peter Markwell below.

This service is available to provide harm reduction services reducing the risk of substance use. This service is provided through educational sessions at the Toronto South Detention Centre and in weekly relapse prevention groups at our Eglinton location. This service is also provided through one-to-one counselling.

Relapse Prevention Program

This group utilizes a psycho/social approach and includes the following topics; setting achievable goals, health and wellness, anger management, harm reduction and developing strategies to avoid relapse.

To access these services contact:

Peter Markwell
Phone: 416-925-4386 ext. 226
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