Please be advised that all ASCO Offices & Clinics will be CLOSED on Monday, May 23. Crisis support is available.

Addiction Services Central Ontario

Journey Together

At Addiction Services Central Ontario, counsellors and clients journey together to create new understanding and awareness about substance use and gambling that will support change.

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Are You in Crisis?

If you are experiencing an addiction-related crisis, get help now.

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Breaking Free Online Addiction Support

BFO is a free online support tool available to clients of ASCO. It helps individuals develop coping skills and access key resources they can use during or after their treatment.

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Ontario Ministry of Health
Bell Let's Talk
United Way Greater Toronto
Ontario Health

Single-Session Virtual Counselling

If you’re not ready for a treatment program, or simply would like to speak with one of our professionals about your concerns, we now offer virtual single-sessions.

Single-session appointments are offered on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons.

You will meet with a highly trained professional, ready to answer your questions over the phone or through a secure video link. 

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What We Do

For nearly 40 years, Addiction Services Central Ontario (ASCO) has been a leading government funded treatment provider for substance use, problem gambling and mental illness. 

We place clients at the centre of their treatment —exploring their short and long-term goals with a respectful and understanding approach that meets their needs. 

Who We Help

Addiction Services Central Ontario (ASCO) provides a range of addiction and mental health services, supports and referrals for adults, youth (12+) and their families in Toronto, York Region and Central Ontario.

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Community Impact for 2020/21

More than 25,400 visits by clients in the last fiscal year.

We helped 373 people look for affordable housing.

300 individuals received counselling for problem gambling.

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Help us support those who need us most. Your donation will help us to deliver and improve vital programs and services that support individuals in our community experiencing addiction concerns.

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