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Our Approach

Caritas School of Life is Canada’s second oldest Therapeutic Community and has been providing a proven, long-term, holistic approach to treating addiction and mental health concurrent disorders within a supportive, group-based environment since 1985.

Our Highly Structured
& Supportive Community​

We Help You

learn how to support each other in confronting and accepting their past destructive attitudes, behaviours and lifestyle.

We Teach You

how to support each other in making changes in your lives by developing new attitudes, behaviours and values.

We Work with You

to support each other in practicing the skills to structure, and maintain, a new healthy lifestyle.

An Individual
Community Journey:

  • Everyone is in the same program, but are at different phases in their journeys.
  • Everyone’s journey starts at the same place.
  • Everyone journeys through the same phases.
  • Everyone shares experiences of every step of their journeys.
  • Everyone supports each other in every step of their journeys.

Our Proof of Success

We have provided hope to our clients and their families, including many who have already been treated at other recovery centres and programs.
people have been treated


family members have been helped


lives impacted