Know your options so you can get the care you need when you need it. The best place to start is with Health Link at 811 or your family doctor.
But, there are other options depending on what you need:
If you have a health concern or you’re not sure where to go for help, speak to a nurse on this free, round-the-clock, telephone advice and health information service: To contact Health Link 24/7: Dial 811
Extended hour access for unexpected, non-life-threatening health concerns, such as broken bones, pain, infections and cuts.
More about Urgent Care Centres
Immediate attention for urgent, but non-life-threatening conditions, including sudden illness or injuries.
More about Ambulatory Care Centres
Extended hours care, especially for those who need a family physician, have chronic diseases, or have addiction or mental health needs.
More about Family Care Clinics
Services including: prenatal, health promotion, disease and injury prevention, and more.
More about Community & Public Health Centres
Renew prescriptions, assess minor condition symptoms, offer treatment or refer you to the most appropriate treatment location.
More about Pharmacists
Many offer extended hours helping with concerns such as sprains, ear infections and flu symptoms.
More about Walk-In Clinics
For those who are seriously ill or injured. Patients with potentially life-threatening conditions should immediately phone 911.
More about Emergency Departments
Find hospitals, services, real-time emergency department wait times, and community-based options:
Mapping out services in your community (brochures and maps):
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