Brockville General Hospital

Site: Brockville - 70 Charles St

Service: Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Assault Response & Care Centre

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Description and Services
Description (Service) Physical exam and treatment of injuries * evidence collection and forensic documentation * pregnancy prevention * testing and treatment for sexually transmitted infections * nursing support * follow-up care and referrals 
 
Individual or group counselling (issues of sexual assault and domestic violence) * emotional support/coping strategies * risk assessment/safety planning * acess to resources, referrals and advocacy * peer support drop in and peer support counselling 
 
Raising awareness * training * answering questions * resources * presentations * training (domestic violence, sexual abuse, date rape and sexual harassment) * tailored individual presentations and seminars for professionals, community organizations, schools, youth groups and area businesses
Hours Nursing team at the Emergency Department Mon-Sun 24 hours * administration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Leeds and Grenville United Counties
Eligibility Women * children * men who have been victims of or affected by sexual assault and/or domestic violence
Application For medical issues or photographs related to sexual assault/domestic violence, go to the Emergency Room and ask for the Assault Response & Care Centre nurse on call * for counselling, public education, women's groups, drop in groups, call the office.
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Condition Specific Treatment ~ Sexually Abused Adults ; Condition Specific Treatment ~ Sexually Abused Children ; In Person Crisis Intervention ; Medical Social Work
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-345-3881
Toll Free Phone 1-800-567-7415
Fax 613-345-4673
E-Mail arcc@bgh-on.ca
Website www.arc-c.ca
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Primary Contact Laurie Bourne-MacKeigan, Manager, Assault, Response and Care Centre; Phone: 613-345-5649 ext 1472; Email: boula@bgh-on.ca
Alternate Contact Linda Peever, Director of Mental Health; Phone: 613-342-2262 ext 5541; Email: peeli@bgh-on.ca
Names
Alternate Name ARCC
Location & Accessibility
Site Location Brockville General Hospital
Located In Community Brockville
Address & Map
McDougall Building
70 Charles St, 201
Brockville, ON K6V 1T3
 
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Intersection Pearl St and Ormond St
Bus Route Notes Brockville Transit Transit map * Stop times and locations
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot at hospital * free parking at centre
Other Details
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Ministry of Community & Social Services
Resources Website
Accreditation No * Staff certified by their respective professional associations.

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