Update to phone lines at our Birchmount and General Hospitals: If calling through Birchmount main line (416-495-2400), add “7” when dialing an extension. If calling through General main line (416-438-2911), add “8” when dialing an extension.

Addictions Program

Rapid Access Addiction Medicine Clinic

The Rapid Access Addiction Medicine (RAAM) Clinic offers fast access to quality care for people living with alcohol, opioid, or other drug-related addictions. Services include medical treatment and same-day counselling services without a doctor’s referral. The clinic is staffed by SHN physicians, a dedicated RN, and specialized addiction counsellors.

What to Expect

  • Assessment of substance use disorders and review of treatment options
  • Medications for alcohol, opioid, and/or substance use disorders
  • Overdose prevention education and take-home naloxone kits
  • Referrals to community-based addiction support services as needed
  • Management of alcohol and opioid withdrawal

Referral Form

Visit Us

3050 Lawrence Avenue East
Crockford Pavillion

We are open every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, by appointment, between 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Contact Us

  • Call: 416-431-8269
  • Fax: 416-431-8291
  • Email: RAAM@SHN.CA