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Ledgehill for Women Treatment Centre

Ledgehill for Women Treatment Centre

A safe and comfortable space for women to recover.

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Questions about Ledgehill for Women? We’re here to help answer them.

Our Space

Our unique Ledgehill Treatment Centre, located in picturesque Lawrencetown, Nova Scotia, offers separate male and female treatment quarters approximately 7 kilometers apart. While it isn’t the country’s only gender-specific treatment facility, Ledgehill is the only one to offer our high-quality, evidence-based treatment programs. And they are implemented by professionally trained and certified staff, in safe spaces for everyone to begin their recovery journey free from distraction or judgement.

Get to Know Ledgehill's Women's Facility

Ledgehill for Women's Programs & Services

In Lawrencetown, Nova Scotia, we offer women a chance to recover from mental health disorders and addiction with our evidence-based treatment programs. Our multidisciplinary team of doctors, psychiatrists, nurses, psychotherapists, counsellors, and coaches are dedicated to helping you learn and implement skills to overcome addiction, trauma, and mental health disorders.

Programs Available at Ledgehill for Women
Amenities Offered with Our Inpatient Programs
  • On-site medical professionals, with 24/7 access to nurses
  • Evidence-based approaches to treatment including cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and dialectical behavioural therapy (DBT)
  • Detox and withdrawal management
  • Psychiatric support and a team of highly qualified mental health professionals
  • Individual and group therapy
  • Integrated care (yoga, meditation, fitness, nutrition, sleep hygiene, art therapy)
  • Family therapy
  • Relapse prevention strategies
  • Online recovery tools using the Wagon app

How it Works

Pre-Screening Assessment
Find out if our program is right for you.
Care Plan
Meet with our addiction recovery team to build your treatment plan.
Detox & Stabilization
If struggling with substance use, you’ll prepare for rehab with 24/7 nursing support and supervision.
Spend seven weeks healing at Ledgehill using a tried and tested, therapy-intensive program.
Family Participation
We invite your family to learn how to support you in your recovery.
Relapse Prevention Plan
Work with our therapists to develop a plan that will work for you.
Leave Ledgehill with a schedule of maintenance sessions and access to alumni support.

Have Questions About

Ledgehill for Women?

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  • 1-800-676-3393
  • 7608 Hwy 201 RR #1 Lawrencetown, Annapolis County NS, B0S 1M0 Canada

Stories from Ledgehill for Women

Ledgehill for Women

This was the first treatment centre I went to for help, breaking a 15 year cycle of addiction with alcohol, drugs, and gaming. Today my life in recovery is unrecognizable from my ‘life’ in active addiction.

An Important Update About the Omicron Variant

We are open and accepting patients. 

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have been dedicated to keeping our patients safe as they recover from addiction or mental health disorders.

As the situation continues to evolve, as do our protocols and practices at each EHN Canada facility. And recent news of the highly-infectious Omicron Variant is no different. Please know that we continue to implement the highest standards of infection prevention in accordance with our local health authority.

If you have any questions about your or a loved one’s care and the protocols we have in place for staff, patients, and visitors, please contact us at 416-644-6345 or email at [email protected] 

Thank you and stay safe,
The Healthcare Team at EHN Canada