“Drug overdoses may be linked to COVID-19 pandemic anxiety” – Belleville health unit
A spike in both serious and fatal drug overdoses over the last week in Belleville can’t be definitively pinned down for a precise cause but it may be linked to angst being felt around the world due to COVID-19 pandemic anxiety. The local health unit said Tuesday it’s been apprised by Belleville Police Service of […]
#CATCSpirit: Let’s DO US
CATC provides exceptional addiction care to 16,000 patients across Canada every month. During the COVID outbreak, we are committed to keeping our staff, our patients, and our communities healthy and safe. This means we are NOT closing our doors, in fact we are stepping up to the challenge, minimizing the negative impacts of the opioid […]
“Coronavirus and addiction: For people in recovery, self-isolation can be harmful” — Global News “Coronavirus and addiction: For people in recovery, self-isolation can be harmful” — Global News
It’s important find new ways to connect during this time, to protect your recovery. “For someone struggling with addiction, fellowship is a big part of the recovery process. Unfortunately, since the coronavirus outbreak began and social distancing became the norm, this process has become more challenging…” read more Source: Global News.
CEO COVID-19 Update
Thank you for your patience and support through these difficult times; and thank you in advance for recognizing our staff for their hard work and determination!
. CATC is following/implementing all Public Health Guidelines (for health care professionals) to keep our staff and patients healthy. We have implemented a long list of actions to keep our care environment safe and hygienic. This week you will also notice a number of social distancing strategies. Please speak to your local clinic team if […]
Opinion: Downtown methadone clinics are a good thing
I have been on methadone since August 2016 and let me tell you it has been the best decision I have ever made in my life!