Hamilton Health Sciences
McMaster Children's Hospital, Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Care Centre (SA/DVCC)

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.

McMaster Children's Hospital
1200 Main St W
Hamilton, ON
L8N 3Z5
Hours: Emergency Services Mon-Sun 24 hours
Phone: 905-521-2100 x73557
Crisis: Sexual Assault Centre Support Line 905-525-4162 * Assaulted Women's Helpline (Toll Free) 1-866-863-0511

Eligibility

Age 17 years and younger; 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

Fees

None

Accessibility

Fully Accessible

Languages

English; A cultural interpreter will be arranged, if needed.

Areas Served

Hamilton (City of); Halton Region; Waterloo Region; Wellington County; Haldimand County; Niagara Region; Grey County; Brant County; Norfolk County

Agency Type

Non Profit

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