Hospital for Sick Children

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone Switchboard 416-813-1500 ; Patient Inquiry 416-813-6621
Located In Community Toronto Downtown Central
Address & Map
555 University Ave
Toronto, ON M5G 1X8
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Intersection University Ave and Gerrard St W
Contact Information
Primary Executive Dr Ronald Cohn, President and Chief Executive Officer
Description & Services
Description (Service) COVID19 -- Call main hospital switchboard or visit website to find updates to current screening and visiting policies

Pediatric acute care hospital * dental clinic * epilepsy classroom for children with intractable epilepsy * psychiatry

International Patient Office-- 416-813-7654 ext. 228917 * for out of country families seeking to arrange treatment for their child * Herbie Fund -- provides financial support for children from around the world requiring treatment not available in their own countries to receive surgical care at SickKids in Toronto

SCAN (Suspected Child Abuse and Neglect) Program-- 416-813-6275, Monday-Friday 9 am-5 pm * 416-813-7500 after hours * assessment of child abuse and neglect * care and support for children and teenagers who may have been mistreated * referrals for parents/guardians * consultation for medical professionals and community workers regarding child abuse and neglect

Lotus Health -- Call or text 437-226-3579, responses within one business day; for urgent concerns call 416-813-7500 and request that SCAN be paged * health and advocacy program for children and youth under the age of 18 years who have experienced, are currently experiencing, or may be at risk of experiencing commercial sexual exploitation or trafficking * coordinated approach to care

Ontario Poison Centre -- see separate entry

SickKids Centre for Community Mental Health (formerly Hincks-Dellcrest Centre) -- see separate entries
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility Children and youth birth-17 years
Application Not applicable
Languages English ; Interpretive services
Other Details
Physical Access Wheelchair accessible building including main entrance and barrier free washrooms
Service Categories Case/Care Management ~ Victims of Human Trafficking ; Child Abuse Counselling ; Child Abuse Medical Evaluations ; Child and Adolescent Psychiatry ; Children's Hospitals ; Condition Specific Treatment ~ Abused Children ; Condition Specific Treatment ~ Sexually Abused Children ; General Dentistry ~ Youth ; Human Trafficking Counselling ~ Youth ; In Person Crisis Intervention ~ Abused Children ; International Development Programs ~ Pediatric Patients ; Pediatrics ; Professional Skills Development Support ~ Child Abuse Issues ; Special Education Classes/Centres ~ Epilepsy ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Child Abuse Issues

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