Hospital for Sick Children

Site: Teen Clinic

Description (Service) Eating Disorders Program -- for children and youth 8-18 years * diagnosis and treatment * inpatient and outpatient programs * family education

Substance Abuse Day Treatment Program -- harm reduction approach * individual and group treatment * academic program * parent support

Young Families Program -- health care for teen parents and their children * well baby care * nutrition and feeding * parenting education

SickKids Interprofessional Team for Youth (SITY) -- focuses on illness-specific issues for youth with chronic health conditions * identification and reduction of high-risk health behaviours * health care for marginalized and at-risk populations including lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) youth, street-involved teens, and immigrant and newcomer adolescents * advocacy

Transgender Youth Clinic -- interdisciplinary medical care and support to transgender adolescents

SickKids Centre for Community Mental Health (formerly Hincks-Dellcrest Centre) -- see separate entries
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, by appointment only
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Adolescents 12-17 years primarily, though some programs have different age limits
Application Medical referral required
Languages English ; Interpretive services
Address and Location
Located In Community Toronto Downtown Central
Address & Map
555 University Ave
Toronto, ON M5G 1X8
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Intersection University Ave and Gerrard St W
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms * braille elevator, lowered buttons
Contact Information
Office Phone 416-813-5804
Fax 416-813-5392
Primary Contact Sue Duncan, Patient Care Information Coordinator; Phone: 416-813-5804
Service Categories Addiction Counselling / Treatment ; Young Parents
Service Category Groups Mental Health / Addictions ; Youth

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