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Inpatient Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Program

Provided by: Ekweskeet Healing Lodge

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Service Description

Provides an intensive, seven-week residential treatment program for up to ten individuals. Specializes in trauma and abuse. Individuals have the opportunity to:

  • Develop coping skills
  • Increase knowledge and wisdom to overcome their addictive behaviours and past traumas
  • Learn about the First Nations culture and traditions.


- First Nations adults 18 years of age or older.
- Must be abstinent from alcohol and drugs for at least 5 days or attend detox services prior to admission
- Stable mental health (Psychiatric medications should have been taken for at least 6 months)
- No active TB
- Must NOT have any legal appointments or court appearances within the 6 week period of treatment
- Have a genuine desire to be there for 6 weeks and have the willingness to quit substance abuse.

Documents Required

Valid provincial health card
Completed application package, including a medical form filled out by a doctor or health practitioner.



Fax: 306-344-4805

Toll-Free: 1-866-314-1740

Business Line: 306-344-2094

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Ekweskeet Healing Lodge


Highway 17 2-24
Onion Lake SK  S0M 2E0

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Situated south east on the Onion Lake Cree Nation, a community that straddles the Saskatchewan Albert border. Onion Lake is located 45 minutes north of Lloydminster, Saskatchewan/Alberta.

Mailing Address

Box 280
Onion Lake SK  S0M 2E0

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Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

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