We assist people who are struggling with substance dependency.

At the RAAC, Addiction Medicine Physicians, Addiction Counsellors, and Peer Support Workers are all available to provide assistance to everyone
– regardless of substance used

Can the RAAC Help Me?

If you...

  • Want support to address substance dependence
  • Need help to reduce cravings
  • Are using substances to avoid withdrawal symptoms
  • Find your substance use is negatively impacting your life
  • Need a place to talk about your substance use without judgement

We can help.

Call Here 24/7 for information

Or Walk in Mondays 9AM to 3PM

Am I Eligible?

  • Self-referral and walk-ins are welcome
  • Health care providers can refer to the RAAC
  • Medical services are paid for by OHIP
  • Supports available to those who may need to obtain an Ontario Health Card

The RAAC does not provide

  • Diagnosis and treatment of chronic pain
  • Narcotic prescriptions outside of narcotic dependence treatment protocols
  • Long-term medical or addiction counselling services


Client Services

  • Assessment of substance use concerns
  • Review of treatment options including harm reduction and abstinence
  • Education and support related to withdrawal
  • Brief individual counselling and peer support
  • Education on overdose prevention and the use of Naloxone
  • Short-term treatment (4-6 weeks)
  • Referral to longer-term supports for ongoing care

Professional Services

Contact & Location

Guelph Community Health Centre

Lower Level
Sanguen Health Centre
176 Wyndham St. N,
Guelph, Ontario N1H 8N9

Please Note: The RAAC will be closed during the week of December 25th and will re-open on January 2nd 2018.

9AM-3PM on Mondays

When Monday is a Statutory Holiday, the RAAC is open 9AM-3PM on Tuesdays.

First appointments are provided on a walk-in basis.
Arriving earlier in the day is recommended due to high patient volume

Email: info@raacguelph.ca
Phone 24/7: 1-844-437-3247