IMPORTANT NOTE: Services may be impacted in response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Please contact agenices or programs listed on this page prior to visiting in person to receive up to date information on their services (eg. wait times, hours of operation etc…).

McMaster Children's Hospital

Site: Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Care Centre (SA/DVCC) - McMaster Children's Hospital

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

Notices
Public Comments This location is for children 17 and under only.
Contact Details
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
E-Mail sadvcarecentre@hhsc.ca
Website www.hamiltonhealthsciences.ca/areas-of-care/emergency-care/sexual-assault-domestic-violence/
Site Details
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 West
Address & Map
McMaster Children's Hospital
1200 Main St W
Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5
Intersection Main St W and Emerson St
Mailing Address PO Box 2000 
Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Providing effective, comprehensive and supportive care for children and adolescents who have experienced sexual assault. Follow-up medical care and counselling for children under the age of 13 is provided through the Child Advocacy and Assessment Program.
Hours Emergency Services Mon-Sun 24 hours
Eligibility Ages: 17 year(s) and under 
 
Emergency medical care for children and youth who have been sexually assaulted.
Application Visit the hospital emergency department and ask for the sexual health nurse examiner (SANE), or contact for more information.  
Victims of sexual assault ages 18 and over must access the program through the Emergency Departments at: 
Juravinski Hospital 
Hamilton General Hospital 
Languages English ; A cultural interpreter will be arranged, if needed.
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Service Categories Condition Specific Treatment ~ Youth

Agency Overview