Lakeridge Health Oshawa

Site: Lakeridge Health Oshawa

Service: Durham Region Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Care Centre

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-576-8711 ext 3286
Crisis Phone 911 * registered deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired Text 911
Located In Community Oshawa
Address 1 Hospital Court
Oshawa, ON L1G 2B9
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Intersection Simcoe St N and Adelaide Ave E
Contact Information
Primary Contact Julia Heeps, Coordinator, Emergency Medical Services; Email:
Alternate Contact Donna Mason, Counselling Services; Phone: 905-576-8711 ext 2328
Mailing Address c/o DV/SACC c/o Lakeridge Health Oshawa 
1 Hospital Court 
Oshawa, ON L1G 3C8
Description & Services
Description (Service) Information and emotional support for anyone who has experienced sexual violence or who needs information about sexual violence, services and community referrals 
24hr Emergency Medical Services 
DV/SACC team at Lakeridge Health Oshawa available 24 hr medical emergencies for sexual assault and domestic violence victims * male or female adult victims of sexual assault up to one week post assault * children under 16 years of age up to 3 days post assault 
Information and Counselling 
Individual counselling for male or female victims of sexual assault and/or domestic violence within the past year 
Domestic Violence 
For intimate partner, adult male and female victims (do not need to have injuries) - documentation and photographs of injuries, safety planning, and referrals
Hours Medical Office Mon-Fri 7 am-3 pm * on-call Nurse Mon-Sun 24 hours * Counselling Office Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Durham Region
Eligibility Doctor referral not required for medical visit or counselling
Application Those who are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired register with wireless provider for 911 texting service, see website for more information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Available as needed
Fees Covered by OHIP
Other Details
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Service Categories Abuse/Violence Related Support Groups ~ Families/Friends of Sexual Assault/Abuse Survivors ; Abuse/Violence Related Support Groups ~ Sexually Abused Adults ; Adult Child Sexual Abuse Counselling ; Condition Specific Treatment ~ Sexually Abused Adults ; Condition Specific Treatment ~ Sexually Abused Children ; Crime Victim Accompaniment Services ; In Person Crisis Intervention ; Sexual Assault Counselling ; Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Counselling

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