Addiction Resource Guide

Wilp Si Satxw

Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"First Nations holistic healing centre."

Treatment Philosophy:

"We believe that people who are chemically dependent can gain control over their dependency."

Approach To Dual Diagnosis:

"Accept clients who are stabilized."

Position On 12 Step Involvement:


Position on Confrontation:

"This is done with care and respect."

Additional Characteristics:

"First Nations spirituality; family atmosphere."


  • Number of Beds: 18
    Detox Available: No

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits: Data Not Supplied
    Average Length of Stay DNS
    Percent of Women DNS
    Percent under age 25 DNS
    Percent with College Education: DNS
    Percent Covered by Public assistance DNS
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: DNS

  • Admissions Procedures:

    Night Admission Available: Yes
    Weekend Admission available: Yes
    Face to Face Interview or exam required before admission: No


Facility has separate program for:
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Elders
  • Men
  • Native American
  • Professional Renewal/Training
  • Relapse
  • Women

  • Facility has special track for:
  • Adolescents (Ages 12-18)
  • Children
  • Grief & Loss
  • Parenting/Life Skills
  • Spanish Speaking

  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Abuse/PTSD/Trauma
  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Codependency
  • Compulsive Gambling
  • Crystal Meth Addiction
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Inhalant Abuse
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Prescription Drugs
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)
  • Sexual Addictions


    Self-pay Cost: $3000 for 5 week program
    Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: Yes
    Medicare Coverage accepted: Yes
    Insurance Coverage verified before admission: No
    Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: DNS


    Licensed by: Data Not Supplied
    Type of License: DNS
    Accredited by: DNS

    Contact Information:

    Admissions Telephone Number: (250) 849-5211
    General Information: (250) 849-5211
    Address: Box 429
    Kitwanga, British Columbia V0J2A0