Canadian deaths are
linked to substance
Street youth are
11 times more likely
to die of drug
overdose and suicide.
Children of addicts
are up to 9 times more
likely to develop an
addiction of their own.
Female addicts are
54% more likely to die
of their drug use.
Our “home away from home” allows those who are experiencing a hardship to receive the care they need, for themselves and their families.
The House is a safe place for women, run by women who guide recovery in an environment of understanding while providing the tools that are essential to live and lead a full, productive and balanced life. We empower women to make positive and permanent lifestyle changes…Find Out More
Our perspective flows from a philosophy of empowerment that offers women the tools for leading full, productive and balanced lives. Empowered women makes choices based on healthy and realistic options and exercise choices in consideration of the consequences. The House of Sophrosyne believes women require unique, supportive programs provided in all-female environment in order to initiate and sustain the process of recovery from chemical dependency.
We offer a holistic approach in treating women for substance misuse through evidence based practices.
Funding provided by the Erie-St.Clair Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) and the Province of Ontario.
We are funded by the Government of Ontario.
Health services for Ontarians ConnexOntario provides free and confidential health services information for people experiencing problem with alcohol and drugs, mental illness or gambling.
ConnexOntario operates three helplines:
Drug and Alcohol Helpline
Mental Health Helpline
Ontario Problem Gambling Helpline
”I am grateful to House of Sophrosyne and the program of Narcotics Anonymous! I sincerely appreciate all the people inside and outside this disease who believe in me, especially when I doubt myself. A few months after I wrote this letter I used for the last time, that was two years ago. I wish for myself and every addict to stay clean just for today”
”The House of Sophrosyne has helped me learn that I am a good person as well as the program and the staff by far are the best.”
“H.O.S was a life changing experience for me. This program and the councilors are simply amazing”
“OMG I miss this place! I got very lucky. After detox I definitely wasn’t ready to go home! The House called and needed 3 ladies to fill the spots who pee’d dirty. This was life saving for me. A woman who just turned 50. Love the Ladies/counselors!!! I met some great friends I won’t forget. About to celebrate 4yrs. Sober since June 21st 2011”