Welcome to Pine River Institute
The Toronto office for Pine River Institute & Pine River Foundation has moved. Our new address:
180 Dundas Street West,
Toronto, ON M5G 1Z8
Phone & fax have NOT changed:
Every dollar invested in Pine River Institute results in a 700 per cent return. This according to the 2017 Social Return on Investment for PRI.
April 13 on CP24
Vaughan Dowie talks about the potential harm that cannabis can have on the still-developing adolescent brain.
Located near Shelburne, Ontario, Pine River Institute is a residential treatment centre and outdoor leadership experience for youth 13 to 19 struggling with addictive behaviours and often other mental health issues.
Pine River Institute offers adolescents and their families room for hope. The first and only program of its kind in Canada, Pine River uses a four-stage approach to treatment: wilderness, residence, transition and aftercare support. Combining therapy with a fully-accredited education program, Pine River reinforces the healthy life skills required for a successful future.
“...You all care about and love the children back to wholeness...It is so painful to be separated from your child, but when you know how much they are being cared for, and you know where they were headed, they could not be in a better more loving place.”