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Ottawa Hospital (The)

Site: Ottawa - 1053 Carling Ave

Service: Civic Campus - Sexual Assault and Partner Abuse Care Program

Alternate Name CV19 ; HT1 ; OCR ; SAPACP ; The Ottawa Hospital
Former Name Ottawa Carleton Regional Sexual Assault Treatment Program
Public Comments This is not a crisis line. Phone is not reliably attended after 7 pm daily.
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
The Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus Emergency Department
1053 Carling Ave
Ottawa, ON K1Y 4E9
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Intersection Parkdale Ave and Carling Ave
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot * parking meters
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (23 April 2020) The Ottawa Hospital is closed to public or visitors until further notice. Outpatients must call the hospital ahead at 613-722-7000 and ask to be transferred to the appropriate unit to discuss the situation with their care. Outpatient sexual related services are accessible by calling 613-798-5555 X 13770 for support or to inquire about virtual clinic visits.

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Services to people who have suffered sexual assault, sexual exploitation, dating violence or intimate partner violence within the past six months * program based on privacy, confidentiality and consent Based in a hospital setting, the program offers : * medical examination * collection of forensic evidence * initial and serial documentation of injuries, photography and body mapping * crisis intervention * sexually transmitted infection (STI) testing * pregnancy testing * HIV post exposure prophylaxis (PEP) * preventative vaccinations and prescriptions * short-term follow-up * community based or professional referrals for ongoing and/or collaborative care
Hours COVID-19 -- Acute Service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Ottawa (City of) - Surrounding rural areas
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Individuals 16 years and older, who have recently experienced sexual assault, sexual exploitation, dating violence or intimate partner violence
Application Drop in for emergency services * call for more information
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Quebec Sign Language (LSQ) ; Interpretive Services
Fees None - covered by the Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP)
Service Categories Condition Specific Treatment ~ Sexually Abused Adults ; In Person Crisis Intervention ; Sexual Assault Counselling
Contact Information
Office Phone 24 hours 613-798-5555 ext 13770
TTY Phone 613-761-4140
Crisis Phone For life threatening emergencies, dial 911
Fax 613-761-4985
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Primary Contact Elizabeth Clark, Manager, Emergency Department; Phone: 613-798-5555 ext 13069 * 613-297-8673; Email:
Alternate Contact Adam Lamoureaux, Process Improvement Person; Phone: 613-798-5555 ext 18071; Email:
Primary Executive Dr Jack Kitts, President and Chief Executive Officer
Other Details
Established 1994
Funding Provincial - Ontario Network of Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Treatment Centers ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 869042747 RR0001 (The Ottawa Hospital Foundation)
Elections The Board of Governors is appointed.
Print Material Pamphlets
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Accreditation Canada

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