As a community-based not-for-profit charitable organization, Wayside House of Hamilton is committed to residential addiction treatment and supportive housing for males and transitional male youth by providing quality evidence-informed programming through integrated services and partnerships in the province of Ontario.
To be the provider of choice for men’s substance-dependent abstinence-based services.
OUR GUIDING PRINCIPLES
In support of Wayside House of Hamilton’s vision, mission, and values, we will consistently provide high quality services to enable men to recover and maintain abstinence from substance dependency. We are committed to continuous, long-term improvement so that we may consistently meet the needs of the individuals we serve. Our primary measure of service success is a positive outcome as indicated and determined by the clients we serve, whose best interest remains at the center of all decisions made.
We believe that alcohol and drug addiction is not a character flaw or a moral failing but rather a chronic health condition which deserves to be treated with care, backed by evidence-informed treatment in a safe environment that fosters consistent, positive outcomes.
It is the philosophy of Wayside House of Hamilton that we will: