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Alcare Place

About Us


"Dedicated to the rehabilitation of addicted persons with a commitment to recovery"


Helping adult males help themselves in the ongoing struggle for sobriety from alcohol, drugs, and gambling.
Supporting our clients throughout their treatment and helping them enroll in an aftercare program, housing initiative, and showing them that they can incorporate themselves back into society and live in sobriety.



"How do I put into words what Alcare means to me? My addictions were on the verge of killing me when this place came into my life. These four walls gave me a safe place to stay while I dealt with the physical cravings and thoughts that plague addicts in their first months of sobriety. So how do I put into words what Alcare means to me? One word: home.

     Darren H. June 1998 - March 1999


Our Team

Alcare Place is staffed by a team individuals with many different educational backgrounds, ethnicity, religious views, cultural perspectives, and life experiences.

There are six full time staff members and seven part time/casual staff members who cycle 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


Our Facility

Located on Robie Street in the downtown core of Halifax, Alcare Place can accommodate 12 clients and is supervised 24-hours a day, 7 days a week.

There are bathrooms assigned to each bedroom and laundry facilities on site as well as a backyard, exercise equipment, and internet connection.

Transit #1, 4, 7, 80, 81, 90, 135, 136, 137 & 138 all stop close to Alcare Place.



Alcare Place could not operate without the generous support of our friends and sponsors:

  • Health and Wellness, Nova Scotia
  • Feed Nova Scotia
  • The Halifax Foundation
  • The Cosman Family Foundation
  • TD Waterhouse
  • Dalhousie Family Medicine
  • McInnes Cooper