Bellwood Health Services Inc.

Long Term Residential Program



Number of Beds: 60
Detox Available: Yes


Last Year’s Admissions:

Total Annual Admits: N/A
Average Length of Stay 30-45 Days
Percent of Women 22%
Percent under age 25 8%
Percent with College Education: 55%
Percent Covered by Public Assistance N/A
Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: N/A

Admissions Procedures:

Night Admission Available: No
Weekend Admission available: No
Face to Face Interview or exam required before admission: Yes/Telephone interview for out of town



Facility has separate program for:

  • Family

Facility has special track for:

  • Abuse/PTSD/Trauma Resolution
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Anorexia/Bulumia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Compulsive Gambling
  • Compulsive Overeating
  • Crystal Meth Addiction
  • Healthcare Professionals
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Inhalant Abuse
  • Internet Addiction
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Methadone Withdrawal
  • Prescription Drug Addiction
  • Relapse
  • Sexual Addictions
  • Veterans

Facility has group sessions for:

  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution



Self-pay Cost: Rates dependent on program and length
Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: No
Medicare Coverage accepted: No
Insurance Coverage verified before admission: Yes
Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: Dependent on program



Licensed by: Ontario Ministry of Health
Type of License: Private Hospital
Accredited by: Accreditation Canada


Self Description:

“Bellwood Health Services provides customized treatment for clients across Canada dealing with alcohol and drug abuse, problem gambling, sexual addiction, eating disorders and other compulsive behaviors.”

Treatment Philosophy:

“Bellwood’s abstinence based philosophy of care is supported by an interdisciplinary and holistic treatment approach. Staff uphold the dignity of the client and respect the client’s right to make choices.”

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

“Bellwood treats persons with mild to moderate co-existing disorders provided they can be clinically and medically managed within a residential treatment setting.”

Family Program:

“Bellwood provides a 4 day psycho-educational program for family members to understand the process of addiction and recovery; to provide an arena in which to deal with feelings and initiate participation in long term recovery.”

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

“12 Step meetings are an integral part of Bellwood’s treatment program. Clients participate in in-house and community-based meetings as part of their program.”

Position on Confrontation:

“Confrontation is based in a reality therapy approach and is used with dignity, respect and sensitivity when implemented.”

Additional Characteristics:

“The late R. Gordon Bell, MD., the founder of Bellwood, was a pioneer in the addiction treatment field in North America. Our interdisciplinary staff, strong attention to aftercare and treatment success make us a premier treatment centre.”

Contact Information:

Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 932-5985
General Information: (866) 932-5985
Address: 1020 McNicoll Ave
Toronto, ON MIW 2J6