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Site: Ottawa - 401 Smyth Rd - 1st Flr - Clinic C

Service: Child and Youth Protection Service

Alternate Name CHEO ; Childrens Hospital of Eastern Ontario ; CYPS ; OCR
Former Name Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (2018)
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Children Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Main building
401 Smyth Rd, 1st Flr, Clinic C
Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1
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Intersection Alta Vista Dr and Smyth Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot
Description and Services
Description (Service) Provides leadership within the hospital and community in protecting children and youth (under 18 years). Major emphasis on the provision of specialized medical and mental health services to children, youth and families where abuse or neglect is suspected or evident. 
* consultation and co-ordination for hospital cases of suspected abuse and neglect 
* assistance with urgent assessment and treatment through the Emergency Department 
* medical assessment and follow-up in a specialized outpatient clinic (Historical Sexual Abuse Clinic) 
* case review by the multidisciplinary inter-agency Child and Youth Protection Team 
* case consultation to community professionals 
* community and professional education regarding abuse and neglect 
* research and publication related to child abuse and neglect 
* partners in development of services and prevention programs 
* advocacy on child abuse issues
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Hastings County ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Prince Edward County ; Québec - Western ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under 
Children and youth up to 18 years and their families, when abuse or neglect is suspected or evident
Application Referrals by the Children's Welfare Authority, hospital staff or community physicians.
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Covered by the Ontario Health Card
Service Categories Child Abuse Counselling ; Child Abuse Prevention ; Child Advocacy Centres ; Children's Protective Services ; Children's Rights Groups ; Condition Specific Treatment ~ Abused Children ; In Person Crisis Intervention ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Child Abuse Issues ; Professional Skills Development Support ~ Child Abuse Issues
Waiting List No
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-737-7600 ext 2677
Crisis Phone CHEO Emergency 613-737-7600
Fax 613-738-4834
Social Media Facebook Instagram LinkedIn Twitter YouTube
Primary Contact Dr Michelle Ward, Chief
Primary Executive Alex Munter, President and Chief Executive Officer
Alternate Executive Josée Blackburn, Manager
Other Details
Established 1974
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Ministry of Children & Youth Services ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 106914682 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is appointed.
Print Material Brochure * material on child abuse
Resources Website, Resource Library, family rooms
Accreditation Yes, by Accreditation Canada

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