Adult Withdrawal Management and Stabilization Services (Detox) 

Medically supervised facilities for adults seeking safe withdrawal from alcohol and/or drugs. Length of stay typically varies from 3 to 7 days, depending on the substance from  which the individual is withdrawing. Throughout the entire stay we provide 24-hour nursing care in addition to access to an on-site physicianThe Adult Withdrawal Management service operates out of two locations, our Hwy 33 site in Rutland and on Royal Avenue in downtown Kelowna. The service is free and self-referrals are accepted. 

What Is the Service

  • Offered in a secure, illicit substance-free, live-in environment 
  • Physician assessment informs and directs a medical treatment plan 
  • Educational group sessions designed to increase understanding of addiction, coping skills, symptom management and community resources 

How to Access the Service

If you are 19 years old or older and need medically monitored detox services to support safe withdrawal
from substances, we welcome you to self-refer by calling 250 878 6316. Our Intake Coordinator will
assist you by gathering the necessary information to plan your admission and care. If we are unable to
offer a bed immediately upon referral, we will place you on our waitlist. During this time, we ask that you
maintain contact with us by calling or texting 250 878 6316 daily. We will contact you when a bed is available.

What to Bring:

  • Comfy Clothes
  • PJs
  • Toiletries
  • Cigarettes (if you smoke)
  • Unopened Vape Juice (if you vape) 
  • Things to do if you get bored easily
  • Your regularly prescribed medications. 


  • Cell phones, tablets, laptops, iPads, Cameras, Fitbits, iWatches 
  • Outside Food 
  • Marijuana 
  • Products that contain Alcohol 
  • Visitors 
  • Markers
  • Hair Dye 
  • Nail Polish 
  • Knives and Weapons 
  • Sex Toys 

What Happens Next

Unfortunately, this service does not arrange treatment nor provide housing, but can provide resource lists. If you have a treatment service scheduled, we will try to coordinate a planned admission to support your success. 


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