Site: Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Care Centre (SA/DVCC)
|Record #: HAM2273||Last Full Update: 04 Feb 2020|
|Memos and Bulletins|
|Public Comments||This service/organization is experiencing a closure or cancellation due to the COVID-19 virus. Visit the City of Hamilton Closures and Cancellations website for details and updates.
This location is for adults 18 years of age and older.
|Office Phone||905-521-2100 x73557|
|Crisis Phone||Sexual Assault Centre Support Line 905-525-4162 * Assaulted Women's Helpline (toll free) 1-866-863-0511|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Funding||Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care|
|Description and Service Details|
|Description (Service)||This service/organization is experiencing a closure or cancellation due to the COVID-19 virus. Visit the City of Hamilton Closures and Cancellations website for details and updates.
Provides specialized healthcare for adolescents, women, transgender persons, and men who have experienced sexual assault and/or domestic violence. * Reporting to the police is the decision of the survivor. Hospital staff will not report to the police without the permission of the survivor.
Part of the Hamilton Health Sciences Network.
|Hours||Emergency Services: Mon-Sun 24 hours|
|Areas Served||Brant County ; Grey County ; Haldimand County ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Niagara Region ; Norfolk County ; Waterloo Region ; Wellington County|
|Boundaries||The City of Hamilton as well as communities in Central South and Central West Ontario * Includes Brant County, Grey County, Haldimand County, Halton Region, Niagara Region, Norfolk County, Waterloo Region and Wellington County|
|Eligibility||Ages: 18 year(s) and up
Victims of sexual assault ages 18 and under access the program through the Emergency Department at McMaster Children's Hospital.
|Application||Visit the hospital emergency department and ask for the sexual health nurse examiner (SANE), or contact for more information.|
|Languages||English ; Cultural interpretation available on request|
|Site Location||Emergency Rooms: Hamilton General Hospital|
|Located In Community||Hamilton Central|
|Address & Map||
Hamilton General Hospital
237 Barton St E
Hamilton, ON L8L 2X2
|Intersection||Wellington St N and Barton St E|
|Mailing Address||PO Box 2000
Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Categories and Classification|
|Service Categories||Condition Specific Treatment|