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Nina's Place

Site: Joseph Brant Hospital

Service: Regional Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Care Centre

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-632-3737 ext 5708
Crisis Phone If you are in immediate danger call 9-1-1 
Mon-Sun 24 hours: 
Halton Women's Place Burlington 905-332-7892; 
Halton Women's Place Milton 905-878-8555; 
SAVIS 905-875-1555
Fax 905-681-4957
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Primary Contact Jane Bottomley, Charge Nurse; Email:
Alternate Contact Social Worker; Phone: 905-681-4880
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A sexual assault/domestic violence treatment centre providing specialized health care to any survivor who has experienced a recent sexual assault and/or domestic violence assault
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2001
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) If you have experienced recent sexual assault or domestic violence, go to Joseph Brant Hospital Emergency Dept and ask for Nina's Place 
If you were assaulted within the last 2 years, and you would like counselling, contact the Nina's Place trauma informed Social Worker at 905-681-4880  
A sexual assault/domestic violence crisis centre providing specialized health care to any survivor who has experienced a recent sexual assault and/or domestic violence 
* specially-trained nurses are on call Mon-Sun 24 hours 
Major services: 
* a physical exam and treatment of any physical injuries 
* testing and prevention for possible pregnancy  
* testing and preventive treatment of sexually transmitted infections 
* crisis intervention 
* risk assessment and safety planning 
* documentation and/or photographing of any injuries  
* collection of forensic evidence of the assault for 6-month storage or immediate release to police 
* providing information about navigating the legal system and reporting options  
* follow-up medical care, counselling and referral to community agencies 
* links to community resources such as Halton Region Sexual Health Clinic, Halton Women's Place, Sexual Assault and Violence Intervention Services (SAVIS) 
* a sensitivity to race, gender, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status and/or abilities of individuals will be maintained 
* support, welcome, and advocate for survivors of all genders, sexualities, races, abilities, religions, and cultural backgrounds  
* clients may consent to all or parts of the offered care options  
* clients have the choice whether to involve the police or not
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility No age or gender restrictions
Application Contact for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - available when required
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Joseph Brant Hospital
1245 Lakeshore Rd
Burlington, ON L7S 0A2
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Intersection Lakeshore Rd and North Shore Blvd E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Abuse / Assault ; Child / Family Services ; Emergency / Crisis ; Health Care ; Mental Health / Addictions
HCSD Sub Heading Child Abuse ; Child Abuse Resources ; Child Abuse Services ; Child Mental Health ; Hospital Emergency / Urgent Care ; In-Person Crisis Resources ; In-Person Specialized Crisis Services ; Sexual / Domestic Assault Treatment Centres ; Sexual Assault Support ; Urgent Care / Hospital Emergency ; Victims of Abuse Support Programs ; Victims of Crime Support Programs
Service Categories Child Sexual Abuse Counselling ; Condition Specific Treatment ~ Abused Children ; Condition Specific Treatment ~ Abused Men ; Condition Specific Treatment ~ Abused Women ; Condition Specific Treatment ~ Sexually Abused Adults ; Condition Specific Treatment ~ Sexually Abused Children ; Crime Victim Safety Planning ; Emergency Room Care ~ Domestic Violence Issues ; Emergency Room Care ~ Sexual Assault Issues ; In Person Crisis Intervention ; Sexual Assault Counselling

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