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Health Sciences North

Violence Intervention and Prevention Program

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Description
Provides 24-hour victim support services to adults experiencing immediate, intimate partner violence and sexual assault

These services include:
  • Community liaison
  • Court testimony
  • Forensic documentation and photography
  • Individual or group counselling
  • Medical assessment and treatment
  • Pregnancy testing
  • Safety planning and risk assessment
  • Sexually Transmitted Infection assessment and treatment
Comments
At the Emergency Department, the VIPP nurse will respond within 30-45 minutes to meet with the individual to discuss treatment and forensic options. Assessment is confidential.
Eligibility
  • Individuals 16 years of age and older
  • The time between the actual incident and presenting to the program should be less than 72 hours
Application Process
  • No referral required
  • Individuals who have experienced violence and require services may present at the Emergency Department and ask for the VIPP Nurse to be paged
  • Individuals seeking counselling services are advised to contact the program directly for information
Office
705-675-4743
Fax
705-675-4781
Web Site
https://hsnsudbury.ca
Email
dvsatprogram@hsnsudbury.ca
Languages
English, French
Fees
None
Documents Required
Valid Ontario Health Card
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
April 25, 2022
Address
41 Ramsey Lake Rd
Greater Sudbury, ON, P3E 5J1
Located on Ramsey Lake Rd and Paris Cres
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Hours of Operation
Mon
0800 - 2200
Tue
0800 - 2200
Wed
0800 - 2200
Thu
0800 - 2200
Fri
0800 - 2200

Administration Mon-Fri 8 am-10 pm
Emergency Service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Service Area(s)
Greater Sudbury