NURSING - Assault Response & Care Centre of Leeds & Grenville
SERVICES
 

Nursing

 
Our on-call nursing team provides 24/7 specialized care through Brockville General Hospital’s Emergency Department to women, children and men who have been recent victims of sexual assault or domestic violence (also referred to as intimate partner abuse)
 
Options are reviewed and consent is obtained prior to services which include:
  •  Emergency health care
  •  Treatment and documentation of injuries
  •  Testing for and treatment of sexually transmitted infections, 
      HIV and pregnancy 
  •  Forensic evidence collection (including the Sexual Assault Evidence Kit), 
      photography and documentation
  •  Crisis Counselling
  •  Risk assessment and safety planning
  •  Nursing support, follow-up and referral  
 
*Medication is provided at no charge
*Every effort is made to ensure privacy, confidentiality and safety