JACS Toronto is a non-profit organization that provides resources to individuals in the Mississauga, Ontario area who are struggling with addiction. The organization works to provide support and services for those living with substance use disorders. They offer individualized treatment plans tailored to each person’s needs, as well as group therapy sessions and educational programs on topics such as relapse prevention and coping skills development. JACS Toronto also offers crisis intervention services for those experiencing an acute episode of their disorder or who may be at risk of harm due to their substance use habits.
One way JACS Toronto helps people dealing with post secondary addiction is through its program specifically designed for college students called “College Connections” which provides guidance throughout the recovery process from start-up assessments all the way through continuing care after graduation from college or university . This program focuses on helping young adults learn how to manage stressors associated with school life while maintaining sobriety during this transitional period in life. College Connections includes one-on-one meetings, peer mentorship opportunities, family involvement workshops ,and access to various community supports like housing assistance programs so that students can focus on achieving academic success without having worry about other aspects of life getting in the way.
Finally, JACS Toronto also offers professional training courses aimed at educating professionals working within health care settings about addictions counselling best practices when it comes treating postsecondary addictions among youth populations . These courses cover topics such as assessment techniques used when screening patients presenting signs/symptoms related drug/alcohol abuse; evidence based interventions; ethical considerations relevant when providing treatment; practical tips regarding communication strategies utilized by counsellors etc.. Through these trainings healthcare providers gain essential knowledge needed help clients achieve long term abstinence from substances while simultaneously addressing underlying issues contributing towards addictive behaviours exhibited by them.
Adult Outreach and Education
Bring it home – or to your shul, school, business, or organization. JACS Toronto offers, free of charge, adult, student, and youth outreach programs about mental health and addiction. These programs can be customized for your needs, or you can choose from a list of important current topics. For more information or to book an educational workshop, contact us at: (416)638-0350 or visit: jacstoronto.org
JACS Toronto is a safe, inclusive and non-judgmental space providing support, information and access to multiple services.
We have your back!
At JACS Toronto, we provide a range of services to help people impacted by Alcohol. We offer one-on-one counselling, support groups, harm reduction supplies, mental health services and so much more.
Compassionate care for all
Our team is here to provide you with the support you need in a safe and non-judgmental environment. We recognize that everyone has their own story and we strive to provide individualized care for every person who walks through our doors.
Be part of the recovery journey
At JACS Toronto we believe in the power of recovery and are committed to helping individuals along their journey. With our wide range of programs and services we can help you or someone you love take back control of their lives.
For more info call (416)638-0350 or visit: jacstoronto.org