North Bay Regional Health Centre

Site: North Bay - College Dr

Service: Sexual Assault Treatment Program

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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 six 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 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