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Lakeridge Health Oshawa

Durham Region Domestic Violence / Sexual Assault Care Centre

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 intimate partner violence victims

Sexual Assault
Male, female or transgender adult victims of sexual assault up to 12 days post assault, children under 16 years of age up to 7 days post assault- examination, treatment, evidence collection, safety planning, referrals, follow-up

Domestic Violence
For intimate partner, adult male, female or transgender victims (do not need to have injuries) - documentation and photographs of injuries, safety planning, referrals, follow-up

Information and Counselling

Individual counselling for adult male or female victims of sexual assault and/or domestic violence within the past year
Doctor referral not required for medical visit or counselling
Application Process
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.textwith for more information
905-576-8711 ext 33286
* registered deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired Text 911
Counselling Services 905-576-8811 ext 32328
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English; Interpretive Services - Available as needed
Julia Heeps or Claudine Dupuis, Coordinator, Emergency Medical Services
Covered by OHIP
Fully Accessible
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Information Durham
Last Updated On
October 7, 2020
1 Hospital Court
Oshawa, ON, L1G 2B9
Intersection: Simcoe St N and Adelaide;
Lakeridge Health Oshawa Site Location: Lakeridge Health Oshawa
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Hours of Operation
Medical Office Mon-Fri 7 am-3 pm
* Counselling Office Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Service Area(s)
Durham Region