Addiction Treatment Commonly Asked Questions

Drug and Alcohol Rehab FAQ Frequently Asked Questions

What about laundry service? 

Complimentary laundry facilities are provided

What about my medication?

Last Door’s Pharmacy must process prescription medications.  Medications from outside pharmacies are not permitted.  Over the counter vitamins or supplements may be used with supervision and approval by our medical director

Do I need spending money?

Clients do need money for extracurricular activities such as movie tickets and other recreational activities. Clients are allowed a set allowance determined by their counsellor, and distributed twice a week and monitored.

Can I have visitors? 

Yes, families and non-family members are encouraged to visit, however, all visitors must be pre-approved by the client’s caseworker. Last Door’s Social Model Program supports a client’s social network to participate in the recovery journey, During COVID-19, visitation guidelines have changed.  Currently, no visitors are allowed on site.

Is there a pool?

Yes, Last Door’s Keystone facility has an indoor pool that clients may access while they visit Keystone.  However, you won’t be swimming every day.   It is very common for Clients to also visit the local aquatic centre, however during COVID there is some ever-changing guidelines, please inquire.

Can I leave the treatment centre? 

Clients are part of the New West Recovery Community, which is considered Canada’s largest social recovery community.  Clients attend some of the largest local mutual support groups found in Canada.  Clients leave the site with a buddy system with a client check out and check-in guidelines.  The goal is you experience real recovery, not just learn about recovery from a lecture. learn more here

Is there a gym?

Clients can access an in-house Fitness Instructor as part of their treatment program at no costs.  The instructor comes to the facility twice a week.   Clients after stabilization can also access a local fitness facility, fees not included. Clients can not go by themselves to the GYM. Physical fitness and nutrition are a priority at Last Door, not working out.

How's the food?  

Delicious!  Meals at Last Door are prepared by a chef, Steak Night Fridays have been a long-lasting tradition for 37 years.  Last Door also has over 10,000 acres of gardens and greenhouses, providing fresh organic ingredients for cooking.  Clients learn the benefits of the farm to table movement.

Can I listen to music? 

Yes, personal music devices are allowed, however, in common areas they are not permitted.

Who will help me with my addiction treatment? 

Last Door staff is professional and made up of addiction specialists, two physicians, case managers, pharmacists, recovery coaches and volunteers, more details here 

What Types of addiction treatment do you offer?

Last Door Addiction Treatment Centre offers a Social Model Program that builds Recovery Capital to treat addiction

What if I have an addiction and mental health issues? 

Last Door’s case manager will assess your mental health needs and make the appropriate referrals to specialized services. Each client is unique, and Last Door is flexible enough to work with complex cases.  Orli is our Registered Clinical Counsellor with a Master of Arts degree in Counselling Psychology.  For more comprehensive cases our two Physicians can also refer to our Psychiatrist Dr. Raymond Liang,

Can I Self Refer?

Yes, please call us for a consultation, some restrictions may apply to pertain to your funding stream.

What are the accommodations like? Do I get my own room? 

After stabilization, and completion of Primary Care, Clients can be in a private room, however Primary Care is shared accommodations to stop isolation and build a support group, you cant recover alone.

Do we do airport pickups?


How long is my addiction treatment program?

From a 10-day intro program to 45 and 90-day workplace wellness programs, to long term 18-month programs, we can custom create a program that suits your needs.

Where are you located?

Last Door has a homelike feel consisting of a 5 building campus in an urban setting, as well Last Door has a retreat facility for Clients, on 45 acres of pristine BC Rainforests, surrounded by acres of untouched land.   Clients spend 4 nights here to ecotherapy and small case groups.  People from across Canada come to Last Door for treatment

What ages do you help? 

Last Door Recovery Centre has three primary Groups

  • Group #1 – ages 14 to 18 years
  • Group #2 – ages 19 to 30
  • Group #3 – ages 30 and up
Can you help my Family?

Yes, Last Door’s Family Program is included at no extra costs.   Addiction Recovery Family Program 

Is Drug Treatment different then Alcohol Rehab

No, at Last Door we believe addiction is addiction regardless of the substance or the issue, whether it be drugs, nicotine, video gaming, gambling or alcohol.

Get in touch today or call our recovery helpline

+1-855-971-0486 ( 7AM to 11PM )