Our MISSION is to provide youth and families in need with integrated, evidence-based addiction treatment, delivered by competent professionals within a caring and compassionate environment.
Our VISION is healthy, resilient, youth and families who have hope and life skills for creating a positive future.
About Dave Smith Youth Treatment Centre Foundation
The Dave Smith Youth Treatment Centre is Eastern Ontario's only Anglophone, non-profit, residential and community-based agency dedicated to helping youth (13-21) overcome substance abuse issues and other related challenges to achieve a healthier lifestyle. Located in the Ottawa region, programs are available free of charge to help youth and their families progress through the treatment continuum, all in a supportive, safe and caring environment.
What People Are Saying
"During my time at the Dave Smith Centre, it really sunk in that I could live a more positive, hopeful and healthy life. Learning that I wasn’t alone meant the world to me. Being cared for by people who never passed judgement but also held me accountable was exactly what I needed. "