Hospital for Sick Children (The)

Site: Toronto - 555 University Ave

Service: Motherisk

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Names
Alternate Name Motherisk ; SickKids
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Toronto Downtown
Address & Map
555 University Ave
Toronto, ON M5G 1X8
 
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Intersection University Ave and Gerrard St W
Physical Access Partially Accessible - no designated parking
Parking Pay parking lot
Description and Services
Description (Service) Motherisk Helpline: Service providing evidence-based information over the phone* and in clinic about the risk or safety of prescription and over-the-counter drugs, herbal products, chemicals, x-rays, chronic disease, infections and other exposures during pregnancy and lactation to women, their partners and health care providers

Alcohol and Substance Use Helpline: Service providing evidence-based information over the phone* or in clinic on the safety of exposure to alcohol, cigarette smoking and recreational drugs in pregnancy or lactation
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility No restrictions * women who are trying to get pregnant, or are pregnant or breast feeding, their partners and health care professionals
Application Call for more information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Service Categories Medical Information Lines ~ Pregnant Women ; Medication Information/Management ~ Pregnant Women
Contact Information
Office Phone General Helpline 1-877-439-2744 ; Alcohol and Substance Use Helpline 1-877-327-4636
Fax 416-813-7562
Website www.motherisk.org
Primary Contact Pina Bozzo, Coordinator
Primary Executive Dr Shinya Ito, Director
Other Details
Established 1985
Print Material Pamphlets
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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