North Bay Regional Health Centre

Site: North Bay - College Dr

Service: Sexual Assault Treatment Program

Description & Services
Public Comments All acute cases should present to the emergency department. Non-acute cases may leave a message
Description (Service)
  • Provides individualized 24 hour emergency service to victims and survivors of sexual assault and/or domestic violence 
  • Provides emergency medical assessment and treatment
 
Provides initial emergency care only with the patient's informed consent, and may include all or part of the following: 
  • Assessment and treatment of injuries 
  • Testing/treatment/prevention of sexually transmitted infections (STI), including HIV  
  • Emergency contraceptives 
  • Reassurance and emotional support 
  • Collection of forensic evidence including photographs 
  • Risk assessment and safety planning 
  • Referral for medical follow up 
  • Referral to appropriate social agencies 
  • Referral to shelter and or other relevant community resources 
  • Police involvement, at victims request 
  • Storage of forensic evidence for up to three months if the patient is uncertain about involving the authorities
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours  
Office hours vary, call to inquire
Areas Served Nipissing District
Eligibility Survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence
Application Domestic Violence  
Assessment within 72 hours of the assault
 
Sexual Assault  
Assessment within 7 days of the assault
 
Pediatric  
Assessment within 24 hours of the incident
 
All patients are encouraged to bring a valid OHIP card
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-474-8600 Ext 4478
Crisis Phone 705-495-8148 or 705-495-8198 
Toll Free 1-800-352-1141
Website www.nbrhc.on.ca/
Located In Community North Bay
Address 50 College Dr
North Bay, ON P1B 0A4
 
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Intersection Scollard St and Algonquin St
Mailing Address c/o Department of Sexual Assualt and Domestic Violence Treatment Program 
PO Box 2500 
North Bay, ON P1B 5A4
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care