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Shunda Creek Recovery Centre Application Form

The Shunda Creek Recovery Centre is a 12 week, 18 bed wilderness based addiction recovery program for 18-26 year old men.  The program addresses substance abuse issues that require in-program recovery and support in an isolated environment.  Shunda Creek supports family involvement and strikes a balance between addiction recovery, building on family strengths, aftercare planning, experiential learning, intentional adventure, and community experiences. The aim is to support young men and their families in creating lasting, positive change. As an adult this is your journey; you must be the one to consent to participate no matter what led you here.  

Admission Criteria

  • Must be an Alberta resident
  • Males ages 18-26 years
  • Remain alcohol and drug free for a minimum of 5 days prior to the date of admission
  • Shunda Creek is a tobacco/vape free facility. Nicotine Replacement Therapy(NRT) is available
  • Physical ability to engage in wilderness based activities
  • Stable on medications with no medication that are on the restricted medication list located in the application package
  • Able to make an informed decision about participation
  • Able to participate in a group environment 

Please complete the following application form and submit it to the Shunda Creek Recovery Centre Intake Coordinator at: or fax to 403.219.3466.

If you have any questions about the Shunda Creek Recovery Centre, please phone 403-826-3692

Enviros abides by the FOIP and CASL laws of Canada regarding the data protection and privacy of all individuals. Enviros does not rent, sell, share or distribute any information submitted for application purposes. Please note that when you apply for programs and services at Enviros, your demographic information will be shared with the applicable Government funding partner for statistical purposes.

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