Hepatitis C Care Clinic

Type of Service

Addictions Treatment - Substance Abuse

Program Description

The Hepatitis C Care Clinic is a part of the Addiction Services Program of the Niagara Health System. The team consists of a Physician trained in Hepatitis C care and treatment, Nurse Practitioner, Registered Nurse, Social Worker, Outreach Worker and Clinic Coordinator. The Team provides: Hepatitis C Education; counselling and support - individual / group; Hepatitis C - testing, treatment, and treatment after-care; case management; support for those who may not be suitable for treatment; community outreach; addiction assessment, referral, addiction recovery support and relapse prevention support; case management; tobacco cessation assistance. The social worker provides counselling at the Douglas Memorial Hospital site by appointment.

Access Information

Self-referrals are accepted. Referrals can be made Monday to Friday, 0830-1630. Referrals are accepted by telephone, in-person or fax.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 905-378-4647 ext. 32554
Fax 905-834-6014

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 16 and up
Catchment Counties: (Niagara)
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Allowed

Application Referral Forms

Languages

English Interpretation Services

Hours

Main Hours

Monday 0830-1630
Tuesday 0830-1630
Wednesday 0830-1630
Thursday 0830-1630
Friday 0830-1630