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Hamilton General Hospital

Site: Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Care Centre (SA/DVCC)

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments This location is for adults 18 years of age and older.
Contact Information
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
Fax 905-521-5071
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) 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
Fees None
Site Information
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

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