Our Organization

Our House is a non-profit residential addiction treatment centre for men and has been striving to combat addiction in Edmonton since 1984. Our House runs a year-long residential program for men with substance or alcohol use disorders who have completed a short-term residential treatment program. During this year, trained addictions counselors guide residents through courses designed to equip them with the tools for long-term recovery. Dedicated to reducing the effects of addiction and mental health, Our House provides services unlike any other in Alberta, with one of the longest residential treatment programs in Canada.

Our Mission and Values

 

  • Our House is an addiction recovery centre that provides an environment where individuals with addiction can embark on a recovery process directed towards a meaningful, productive lifestyle. We fulfill this mission through a variety of programs, such as our residential recovery program, recovery directed programs for the community, and education initiatives in the community.

  • "We envision a community where fewer people suffer from addictions."

    • We believe that people need a safe, healthy and non-judgemental environment where they are respected, acknowledged and recognized for who they are.

    • We believe that, with the necessary tools, men with substance or alcohol use disorders can manage their recovery.

    • We believe that healthy self-esteem is essential to recovery.

    • We believe that every person's recovery process is unique.

    • We believe that everyone involved with Our House should have the opportunity to develop to their full potential.

    • We believe in teamwork.

    • We believe in personal and professional integrity.

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