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YWCA Durham (Oshawa)

Description: Provides a variety of services designed to promote the well-being of those they serve. Services include crisis line, emergency shelter, transitional and outreach support, long term counselling, second stage housing, interim housing, supportive housing, recreation and a thrift shop. Access Criteria: Women, children, youth and families Website: ywcadurham.org Telephone: (905) 576-6356

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Denise House (Oshawa)

Description: Offers a range of services to assist women and children impacted by violence, including emergency housing, crisis line, support and crisis counselling and a community child and youth worker. Access Criteria: Women and children, special youth programming available for ages 5-18. Website: thedenisehouse.com Telephone: (800) 263-3725

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Bethesda House (Bowmanville)

Description: Provide a range of services designed to help women and young people cope with the harm they’ve experienced. Services include emergency housing, crisis support, transitional support and housing, community counselling and support, youth programming and community education. Access Criteria: Women, youth and children who have experienced gender-based and/or family violence. Website: bethesdahouse.ca Telephone: (905) 623-6045 or (800) 338-3397

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Sexual Assault Care Centre – Lakeridge Health Oshawa

Description: Sexual assault/domestic violence nurses are available to support people of all ages who have experienced sexual violence and those 16+ who have experienced domestic or sexual violence. They can be accessed 24/7 through the emergency department at Lakeridge Health Oshawa. Phone: (905) 576-8711 ext: 3286

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Sexual Health Clinic – Durham Public Health

Description: Provides medical support and information surrounding all aspects of sexual health. Telephone: (905) 668-2020 (800) 841-2729 Website: durham.ca/en/health-and-wellness/sexual-health.aspx

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Walk-in Clinics – Durham

website: www.durhamregion.com/community-story/5324355-durham-region-walk-in-urgent-care-clinics/

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Alcoholics Anonymous -Oshawa

Description: A fellowship of people who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others recover from alcoholism. Access Criteria: Self-referral. A desire to stop drinking. Website: aadurham.org Telephone: (905) 728-1020

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Pinewood Centre – Lakeridge Health Bowmanville

Description: Provide a range of treatment services focused on harm reduction, including residential withdrawal management services, residential treatment services, structured community based individual and group services, and walk-in and telephone support. Access Criteria: 12+. Concerns related to their alcohol use, substance use, concurrent mental health concerns and/or gambling (or are impacted by that of a caregiver). Telephone: (905) 721-4747 ext: […]

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Lakeridge Health

Description: Offers a wide range of services for all ages. See the website for more information. Website: lakeridgehealth.on.ca

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Canadian Mental Health Association – Durham

Description: System navigation and case management support. Access Criteria: 16+. Self-referral. Website: cmhadurham.ca Telephone: (905) 436-8760

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