Site: Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Care Centre (SA/DVCC)
|Record #: HAM1337||Last Modified: 05 Nov 2020||Last Full Update: 04 Feb 2020|
|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|
|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|
|Located In Community||Hamilton Mountain East|
|Address & Map||
711 Concession St
Hamilton, ON L8V 1C3
|Intersection||Upper Sherman Ave and Concession St|
|Mailing Address||PO Box 2000
Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5
|Service and Access 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|
|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|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Funding||Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care|
|Service Categories||Condition Specific Treatment|