Grey Bruce Health Services

Site: Owen Sound Hospital

Service: Sexual Assault and Partner Abuse Care Centre

Description (Service) COVID-19 During the COVID-19 pandemic, counselling will be done by phone only, no in person appointments 
Team of trained nurses and social workers provide direct counselling services to individuals dealing with sexual assault (past or present) or partner abuse. Services include: 
* emotional support and crisis counselling 
* safety planning and risk assessment 
* collection of sexual assault and domestic violence evidence (with or without police involvement) 
* treatment and follow-up medical care  
* treatment to prevent sexually transmitted infections and pregnancy 
* referrals to community services if required 
* court support information
Service Details
Public Comments For urgent care, clients can call the Emergency Department at Grey Bruce Health Services (Owen Sound hospital) at 519-376-2121 or go in person to the closest emergency department. The 24 hour on-call Sexual Assault/Partner Abuse nurse will be contacted.
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * emergency service: Mon-Sun 24 hours through the Emergency Department * counselling and follow-up clinic by appointment
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) and up 
Residents of Grey or Bruce * no age restriction for urgent care * call for further details
Application Visit hospital in urgent situations or call for appointment in non-urgent situations
Languages English ; Interpreters may be available if necessary
Fees None ; Most services covered by OHIP
Address and Location
Site Location About 1 1/2 kms east of 9th Ave E & 8th St
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
Grey Bruce Health Services Building
1800 8th St E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 6M9
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Intersection 8th St E and 11th Ave E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-376-2121 ext 2458
Toll Free Phone 1-888-525-0552 * from 519 and 226 area code only
Fax 519-372-4060
Mailing Address PO Box 1800 
Owen Sound, ON N4K 6M9
Service Categories Child Mental Health ; Counselling for Abused Men ; Counselling for Abused Women ; In-Person Crisis Resources ; In-Person Specialized Crisis Services ; Sexual / Domestic Assault Treatment Centres ; Victims of Abuse Support Programs
Service Category Groups Abuse / Assault ; Child / Family Services ; Emergency / Crisis ; Mental Health / Addictions

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