OATC, Fort Frances
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Mon: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Tue: 8:30 AM - 4:15 PM
Wed, Fri: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Thur: 8:30 AM - 4:15 PM
Fri: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
*Closed for lunch weekdays 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM*
Our Services at This Location
Kadian TreatmentKadian is a form of morphine that is taken orally with an extended release. It is a full opioid agonist blocker and is used for more severe opioid addictions.
Doctors’ ServicesOur doctors work with each patient to determine the treatment plan and medication that works best for their needs.
Pharmacy ServicesWe operate a network of full service pharmacies, many of which are co-located with our treatment clinics. These pharmacies ensure seamless access to treatment medication.
Care ReferralsWe help connect our patients with additional community resources and support as needed.
Naloxone KitsNaloxone kits can help someone survive in the event of an overdose while waiting for emergency medical professionals. Anyone who uses or knows someone who uses opioids should carry one. Get them for free at any of our clinics.
Kate Johnston, Director of Operations, Clinics
Jody Whaley, Director of Quality and Continuous Improvement
Frequently Asked Questions
Does CATC accept new patients? Are walk-ins welcome?
Yes, we are always accepting new patients by phone, email, or walk-in. No appointment is needed and all are welcome.
Is there ever a waitlist for treatment?
No, we offer same-day start for new patients.
What does treatment cost? Are there any free options?
Patients can often receive treatment at no cost. In some cases there may be a cost for medications or counseling services not covered by provincial health plans. Our teams will work with you to help determine the best plan to cover treatment costs.
Are treatments covered by provincial health insurance (OHIP, MSP, NBM)?
Yes. Our teams will work with you to help determine the best plan to cover treatment costs.
Are you open on Statutory Holidays?
We are open on statutory holidays with adjusted hours. Please check with your local clinic.
Can I get my prescription faxed/transferred here?
Yes. Our pharmacists can help you transfer your current prescriptions. Please call our intake line, 1-877-937-2282, or call your local CATC clinic directly.
Do you offer detox from drugs and alcohol?
Detox services are offered at our Inpatient Recovery Centres, but they are not offered at our walk-in clinics.
Do you help with alcohol addiction?
We only provide treatment for alcohol addiction at our best-in-class Inpatient Recovery Centres in Ontario.