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: jheeps@lakeridgehealth.on.ca
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 Call for information * for emergency medical services go to Emergency Department * those who are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired register with wireless provider for 911 texting service, see website www.textwith911.ca for more information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Available as needed
Fees Covered by OHIP
Other Details
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Subjects
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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