Mackenzie Health Hospital

Domestic Abuse & Sexual Assault (DASA) Care Centre of York Region

Important Information
Public Bulletin The Upper Thornhill site is for booked appointments only. Emergency care is provided by DASA through the Emergency Department at Mackenzie Health, 10 Trench St., Richmond Hill
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Description & Services
Description DASA Emergency Care Services are available through the Emergency Department at Mackenzie Richmond Hill Hospital, 10 Trench St. Richmond Hill, On. L4C 4Z3 * services for sexual assault and domestic abuse victims * provides a coordinated system to ensure people receive the immediate specialized treatment they require and that they are referred to appropriate agencies for follow-up care * if assault is recent (within 12 days) a nurse will meet the victim in the emergency department at Mackenzie Health Hospital * available options will be reviewed * medication may be offered for sexually transmitted diseases * client will be referred for follow up and possibly counselling * risk assessment and safety planning offered * referral for long-term counselling if needed * acute care within 12 days of sexual assault or two weeks of physical assault 
 
Domestic Abuse /Assault – An act of power and control by a person over his/her current or past partner, spouse, boyfriend or girlfriend. It can include physical, sexual, financial or emotional abuse. 
Sexual Assault/Abuse – Any form of sexual activity with another person without his/her consent. 
Sexual Harassment – Unwelcome, uninvited remarks, gestures or actions of a sexual nature that make a person feel unsafe or uncomfortable. 
Criminal Harassment – A pattern of threatening conduct that causes a person to reasonably fear for their safety or the safety of anyone known to them.
Dates Year round
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours a day
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Languages English ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Location
Areas Served York Region
Address & Map
Upper Thornhill Centre
955 Major MacKenzie Dr W
Vaughan, ON L6A 4P9
 
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Major Intersection Major Mackenzie Dr W / Bathurst St
Crisis Phone 905-883-1212 ext. 0 and ask for the DASA nurse on call
Contact
Office Phone 905-832-1406 ext 1
E-Mail dasa@mackenziehealth.ca
Website www.mackenziehealth.ca
Primary Contact Andreea Anton, Manager, Mackenzie Health; Phone: 905-883-1212 ext 7724
Alternate Contact Department Secretary; Phone: 905-832-1406 ext 1; Fax: 905-832-0720; Email: dasa@mackenziehealth.ca
Search Categories
Subjects Abuse ; Assaulted women ; Counselling ; Emergencies ; Incest ; Sexual assault ; Sexual assault victims ; Woman abuse ; Women

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