Addiction in Montreal

I am writing on behalf of the Edgewood Health Network (EHN) and our first bilingual outpatient addiction treatment clinic, EHN Montreal. With residential treatment facilities and outpatient clinics across Canada, the Edgewood Health Network is the country’s leading addiction and mental health treatment provider. Download Full Release

Overcoming the Toughest Hurdle: Athletes Are Not Immune to Eating Disorders

Although the 2016 Summer Olympics has ended, it continues to unveil some controversy over athletes’ behaviours and at times overshadowing their performance at the games. Still, there have been positive outcomes as a result of this year’s summer Olympics that helped build awareness about mental health.  Athletes continue to share their personal stories about what … Read more

Naloxone: What Does This Mean for People Who Really Need Addiction Treatment?

How will the increased access to Naloxone affect people who are struggling with opioid addiction? Canada has experienced an increase in several, unnecessary overdoses as a result of opioids, such as Fentanyl and heroin within the last year. As a result of numerous protests and demands from Canadians, the government recently allowed individuals to access … Read more

Safety precautions against COVID-19

COVID-19 should not prevent someone from being able to receive life-saving addiction and mental health treatment. Rest assured that we are taking every step possible to protect our current patient population from contracting the infection.

Our facilities have policies and protocols in place to protect patients, including screening new patients, limiting visitors, and moving aftercare groups to online meetings.

Continue to our action plan to see what we are doing to protect our patients from COVID-19.