Campus and Community Resources for Students

The following is a list of resources, services and programs offered on campus or in the community that are available to support student mental health and well-being. This list is intended to supplement resources and services featured on the Campus Health Centre website. Hours and other contact information are included whenever possible to make seeking support even easier.


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Don’t know where to start? Or who you should be talking to? Then there are places that you can call, visit or email just to get you going…

 

Campus:

Student Mental Health Services

Provides short term counselling, wellness support and community referrals and runs the Student LifeLine.

                H: Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

                P: 905.721.3392

                Location: North Oshawa location, U5 Building, U5-61.  Downtown Oshawa location by appointment only, 61 Charles Street, DTA 225.

                W: http://studentlife.uoit.ca/mentalhealth

Campus Health Centre

Provides health services including chiropractic, counselling, massage therapy, orthotic, pharmacy, and physical therapy services for UOIT and Durham College students. Please make an appointment.

                H: Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

                P: 905.721.3037

                Location: Health Centre, Campus Recreation and Wellness Centre

                W: http://uoit.ca/main/current-students/services/health-and-wellness/campus-health-centre/index.php

Community:

Canadian Mental Health Association – Durham  

P: 905.436.8760

E: cmha@cmhadurham.org

W: www.durham.cmha.ca

Telehealth Ontario

Free, confidential phone line for health advice or general health information from a Registered Nurse.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                Toll-Free: 1.866.797.0000    

                W: www.health.gov.on.ca/en/public/programs/telehealth/


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Crisis

Campus:

Campus Security

UOIT and Durham College emergency response, security and monitoring by security professionals. Also dispatches the student volunteer-run Campus Emergency Response Team (CERT) or contacts other emergency services as required.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                P: 905.721.2000 ext. 2400 or 905.721.3211 (24 hours)

                Location: North Oshawa location, Gordon Wiley Building, adjacent to main entrance reception desk       

                E: security@dc-uoit.ca

                W: uoit.ca/main/current-students/services/campus-safety/index.php

Community:

Police, Fire Department or Ambulance – Durham Regional Police

Call if experiencing an off-campus emergency

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                Emergency: 911

                Non-emergency: 905.579.1520

                Toll-Free: 1.888.579.1520

                W: www.drps.ca  

The Denise House

Located in Oshawa; emergency shelter for abused women and their children

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                P: 905.728.7311

                Toll-Free: 1.800.263.3725

                E: info@thedenisehouse.com

                W: www.thedenisehouse.com/home.php

Distress Centre Durham

Provides 24 hour telephone counselling, crisis and suicide intervention and referral services

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                P: 905.666.0483

                Toll-Free: 1.800.742.1890

                W: www.distresscentredurham.com/gethelp/24hourhelpline.php

Durham Mental Health Services (Mobile Services)

Provides 24 hour telephone support, mobile visits and short-term crisis beds for individuals aged 16 or older. Self-referrals are accepted.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week by phone. Mobile visits from seven a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday to Friday, and 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., weekends and holidays.

                P: 905.666.0483

                Toll-Free: 1.800.742.1890

                W: www.dmhs.ca

Durham Rape Crisis Centre

Operates a 24 hour crisis line, as well as providing counselling and support groups for recent or past abuse.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week     

                P: 905.668.9200 (call collect)

                E: info@drcc.ca

                W: http://durhamrapecrisiscentre.com/

Durham Region Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Care Centre

Provides emergency medical services 24 hours a day, seven days a week by nurses at the Emergency Department of Lakeridge Health Hospital in Oshawa for victims of sexual or domestic violence.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                P: 905.576.8711

Fem’aide

A helpline for Franco-Ontarian women dealing with violence

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                Toll-Free: 1.877.336.2433

                W: www.femaide.ca

Herizon House

Located in Ajax; a shelter for abused women and their children.

               H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

               Toll-Free: 1.866.437.4066

               W: www.herizonhouse.com

Lakeridge Health Crisis Intervention Team

Meets the needs of urgent and specialized mental health concerns through the emergency room at Lakeridge Health Oshawa or through doctor referrals.

                H: seven days a week, 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.

                P: 905.576.8711 ext  4384

Muslim Welfare Home for Needy Women and Children (Open to all faiths)

Located in Whitby; emergency shelter and support for abused women and their children.

                 H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                 P: 905.665.0424

                 W: http://www.muslimwelfarecentre.com/women-shelter.php

OptionLine

Free and confidential hotline, email and live chat service providing assistance, information about pregnancy signs and symptoms, information on all your options, and information about local services.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                P: 1.800.712.HELP

                W: www.optionline.org

Pride Line Durham

Provides emotional support, crisis intervention, and community referral information specific to the concerns and issues of the LGBTQ community in Durham Region.

                H: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., seven days a week

                Toll-Free: 1.855.87.PRIDE (77433)

                W: www.distresscentredurham.com/gethelp/lgbtprideline.php  


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Counselling & Support

Campus:

Aboriginal Resource Centre

Provides information, counselling, support programs and services for UOIT students.

                P: 905.721.8668 ext. 6554 or 6570

                Location: Room 1 in the U5 Portable at UOIT

                E: arc@uoit.ca

                W: aboriginal.uoit.ca/index.php

Aspiria – Student Assistance Plan

Confidential service linking students to counsellors in the community.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                P: 905.415.0500

                W: www.aspiria.ca

Campus Health Centre - Counselling Services

Provides counselling services for North Campus students from Durham College and UOIT. Please make an appointment.

                H: Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

                P: 905.721.3037

                Location: Room G1030, Health Centre, Campus Recreation and Wellness Centre

                W: http://uoit.ca/main/current-students/services/health-and-wellness/campus-health-centre/index.php

Oshawa Psychological and Counselling Services

Provides urgent care and counselling services for Downtown Campus students from UOIT. Walk-ins welcome, but appointments are encouraged.

                H: Monday to Thursday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Fridays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

                P: 905.721.7723

                Location: Second floor, East Wing of the Oshawa Clinic at 117 King Street East, Oshawa, Ontario

                E: clinic@oshawapsychologist.com

                W: http://www.oshawapsychologist.com/

Pride & LGBTQ Centre

Provides advocacy, education, support and resources to members of the LGBTQ community and their allies. A service of the Student Association at Durham College & UOIT.

                H: September to May, Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

                P: 905.721.2000 Ext. 2315

                Location: Room 120A, Student Services Building (North Campus)

                E: salgbtq@dc-uoit.ca

                W: http://www.your-sa.ca/service/outreach-services/pride-lgbtq-centre/

Women’s Centre

Provides resources, education, advocacy and support to promote the advancement of women and their well-being. A service of the Student Association at Durham College & UOIT.

                H: September to May, Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

                P: 905.721.2000 Ext. 2315

                Location: Room 120, Student Services Building (North Campus)

                E: sawomenscentre@dc-uoit.ca

                W: http://www.your-sa.ca/service/outreach-services/womens-centre/

Community:

Bereaved Families of Ontario – Durham Region

Provides support programs for families and individuals who have lost a significant person due to death.

                P: 905.579.4293

                Toll-Free: 1.800.387.4870

                E: admin@bfodurham.net

                W: www.bfodurham.net/Home.php

Catholic Family Services of Durham (Open to all denominations)

Offers group, family, couples and individual counselling based on a sliding scale geared to income, as well as educational workshops and programs.

                P: 905.725.3513 (Oshawa), 905.428.1984 (Ajax)

                Toll-Free: 1.877.282.8932

                W: http://www.cfsdurham.com/

John Howard Society

Offers programs and services in areas such as relationships, counselling (group and individual), employment, literacy, housing, eviction prevention, crime prevention, harm reduction, and parenting.

                H: Please visit website as hours of operation vary by location.           

                Ajax: 905.427.8165

                Whitby: 905.666.8847

                Oshawa (Main Office): 905.579.8482

                Bowmanville: 905.623.6814

                W: www.jhsdurham.on.ca/

Lesbian Gay Bi Trans Youth Line

Confidential, free and non-judgemental peer support for Lesbian, Gay, Bi and Trans youth.

                H: Sunday to Friday, 4:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

                Toll-Free: 1.800.268.9688

                E: askus@youthline.ca

                W: www.youthline.ca 

National Eating Disorder Information Centre Helpline

Provides information and support with issues surrounding eating disorders and weight preoccupation.

                H: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

                Toll-Free: 1.866.633.4220

                E: nedic@uhn.ca

                W: www.nedic.ca


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Drug, Alcohol & Gambling Addictions

Campus:

Aspiria – Student Assistance Plan

Confidential service linking students to counsellors in the community.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                P: 905.415.0500

                W: www.aspiria.ca

Campus Health Centre - Counselling Services

Provides counselling services for North Campus students from Durham College and UOIT. Please make an appointment. A counsellor from the Pinewood Centre of Lakeridge Health Oshawa is available on a part-time basis at the CHC, please consult website for availability.

                H: Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

                P: 905.721.3037

                Location: Room G1030, Health Centre, Campus Recreation and Wellness Centre

                W: http://uoit.ca/main/current-students/services/health-and-wellness/campus-health-centre/index.php 

Oshawa Psychological and Counselling Services

Provides urgent care and counselling services for Downtown Campus students from UOIT. Walk-ins welcome, but appointments are encouraged.

                H: Monday to Thursday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Fridays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

                P: 905.721.7723

                Location: Second floor, East Wing of the Oshawa Clinic at 117 King Street East, Oshawa, Ontario

                E: clinic@oshawapsychologist.com

                W: www.oshawapsychologist.com

Community: 

Alcoholics Anonymous Oshawa

Support and support groups for anyone with a desire to stop drinking or young people affected by other’s drinking.

                H: 24 hours a day

                P: 905.728.1020

                E: aa.oshawa@live.com

                W: www.aaoshawa.org

Narcotics Anonymous Oshawa

Support and support groups for anyone with a desire to stop using narcotics.

                P: 905.434.2020

                Toll-Free:  1.877.369.2227

                W: www.canaacna.org/index.php

Pinewood Centre

Help for individuals with alcohol, drug and gambling problems; self-referrals accepted.

                H: 24 hour phone support, walk-in support seven days a week

                Crisis Line/Detox/Walk-In: 905.723.8195

                Toll-Free: 1.888.881.8878

                W: www.pinewoodcentre.org

Project X (John Howard Society)

Confidential mobile outreach and needle exchange program.

                H: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

                P: 905.440.5410

                Toll-Free: 1.888.245.1045

Destiny Manor Addiction and Treatment Services

21 day residential treatment program for women ages 16 and older.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                P: 905.668.1858

                Toll-Free: 1.800.825.6325

                W: www.pinewoodcentre.org/services-destiny-manor.php#

Ontario Drug and Alcohol Helpline

Helpline providing free and confidential health services information for people experiencing problems with drugs and/or alcohol.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                Toll-Free: 1.800.565.8603

                W: www.drugandalcoholhelpline.ca

Ontario Problem Gambling Helpline

Helpline providing free and confidential health services information for people experiencing problems with gambling.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                Toll-Free: 1.800.230.3505

                W: www.problemgamblinghelpline.ca

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Centralized information line on mental illness, addiction and services.

                Toll-Free: 1.800.463.6273

                W: www.camh.ca

 


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Health & Sexuality

Campus:

Campus Health Centre

Provides health services including chiropractic, counselling, massage therapy, orthotic, pharmacy, and physical therapy services for UOIT and Durham College students. Please make an appointment.

                H: Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

                P: 905.721.3037

                Location: Health Centre, Campus Recreation and Wellness Centre

                W: http://uoit.ca/main/current-students/services/health-and-wellness/campus-health-centre/index.php

Sexual Health Resource Centre

Provides resources, education, advocacy and support to all students concerning issues about sexual health, including birth control and pregnancy options, STI prevention and treatment. A service of the Student Association at Durham College & UOIT.

                H: September to May, weekdays, hours vary

                P: 905.721.2000 Ext. 2015

                Location: Room 2029, Campus Recreation & Wellness Centre (North Campus)

                E: sashrc@dc-uoit.ca

                W: http://www.your-sa.ca/service/outreach-services/sexual-health-resource-centre/

Community:

Aids Committee of Durham Region

HIV and AIDS related services, education, support, and advocacy.

                H:  Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

                P: 905.576.1445

                Toll free: 1.877.361.8750

                E: info@aidsdurham.com

                W: http://www.aidsdurham.com/

Canadian Aids Society, Ontario Hotline

Provides support, general information on HIV and AIDS, as well as how to arrange for testing in your community.

                Toll-Free: 1.800.668.2437

                W: www.cdnaids.ca/welcome

Durham Health Connection Line

Health information line staffed by public health nurses that provides information on healthy living, pregnancy, parenting and more.

                H: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

                P: 905.666.6241

                Toll-Free: 1.800.841.2729

Durham Rape Crisis Centre

24 hour crisis line, counselling and support groups for recent or past abuse.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week     

                P: 905.668.9200 (call collect)

                E: info@drcc.ca

                W: http://durhamrapecrisiscentre.com/

Durham Region Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Care Centre

Provides information, as well as medical and emotional support for anyone who has experienced sexual or domestic violence or who needs information about sexual or domestic violence, or services and/or community referrals.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                P: 905.576.8711

National Eating Disorder Information Centre Helpline

Provides information and support with issues surrounding eating disorders and weight preoccupation.

                H: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

                Toll-Free: 1.866.633.4220

                E: nedic@uhn.ca

                W: www.nedic.ca

Oshawa Community Health Centre

Provides free medical, counselling and recreational programs for youth.

                H: Vary, please visit website

                P: 905.723.0036

                E: info@ochc.ca

                W: www.ochc.ca

Sexual Health Clinic

Provides sexual health information, education, testing, counselling and referrals in a supportive and confidential environment.

                H: Varies by location, please consult website

                P: 905.433.8901 (Oshawa), 905.420.8781 (Pickering)

                Toll-Free: 1.800.314.8533

                W: http://www.durham.ca/health.asp?nr=/departments/health/sexual_health/match.htm&setFooter=/includes/health/healthFooterSexualHealth.inc

Telehealth Ontario

Free, confidential phone line for health advice or general health information from a Registered Nurse.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                Toll-Free: 1.866.797.0000    

                W: www.health.gov.on.ca/en/public/programs/telehealth/


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Financial

Campus: 

Student Awards & Financial Aid Office

Provides a wide range of financial counselling services, as well as information regarding scholarships, on-campus employment programs and bursaries for UOIT students.

                H: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

                P: 905.721.3143

                Location: See website for Downtown and North Campus locations

                E: uoitfinancialaid@uoit.ca or uoitstudentawards@uoit.ca

                W: uoit.ca/main/current-students/money-matters/index.php


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Housing & Shelter

Off-Campus Living

Provides off-campus living resources and assistance for UOIT students including a listing service, general housing information and advice.

                H: Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

                P: 905.721.8668 ext. 6561

                Location: Room U5 62, North Oshawa Campus

                E: ocl@uoit.ca

                W: https://studentexperience.uoit.ca/offCampusLiving/overview.htm

Bethesda House

Located in Bowmanville; an agency providing shelter for abused women and their children, as well as outreach support in the community.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                P: 905.623.6050

                Toll-Free: 1.800.338.3397

                W: www.bethesdahouse.ca

Cornerstone Community Association Durham (Men’s Hostel)

Located in Oshawa; shelter and housing services for homeless males aged 16 and older.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                P: 905.433.0254 ext. 228

                W: www.informdurham.com/record/OSH1003

The Denise House

Located in Oshawa; emergency shelter for abused women and their children.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                P: 905.728.7311

                Toll-Free: 1.800.263.3725

                E: info@thedenisehouse.com

                W: www.thedenisehouse.com

Durham Region Non-Profit Housing Corporation

Provides affordable housing to diverse the population of Durham Region.

                H: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., 24 hour answering service

                P: 905.436.6610

                E: drnphc@durham-housing.com

                W: http://www.durham-housing.com/

Herizon House

Located in Ajax; a shelter for abused women and their children.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                Toll-Free: 1.866.437.4066

                W: www.herizonhouse.com

Joanne’s House

Located in Ajax; shelter for homeless youth aged 16 to 24 in Durham.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                P: 905.239.9477

                E: staff@durhamyouth.com

                W: www.durhamyouth.com

John Howard Society

Offers programs and services in areas such as housing and eviction prevention as well as a residence program for youth aged 16 and older.

                H: Walk-in services available Tuesday to Thursday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., please see website for further details.          

                P: 905.434.5388

                E: oshawa.residence@jhs.durham.on.ca 

                W: www.jhsdurham.on.ca/

Muslim Welfare Home for Needy Women and Children (Open to all faiths)

Located in Whitby; emergency shelter and support for abused women and their children.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                P: 905.665.0424

                W: https://www.muslimwelfarecentre.com/causes/muslim-welfare-home/


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Legal

Campus:

Legal Services

Free legal advice for UOIT students. By appointment only. A service of the Student Association at Durham College & UOIT.

                H: Wednesdays from 8:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m..

                E: sa@dc-uoit.ca

                W: www.your-sa.ca/services-section/legal-services/

Community:

Durham Community Legal Clinic

Provides referrals, legal information, legal advice, and representation for people living on low income or in poverty. Services available over the phone, walk-in or by appointment.

                H: Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

                P: 905.728.7321

                Toll-Free: 1.888.297.2202

                E: dclcinfo@gmail.com

                W: www.durhamcommunitylegalclinic.ca

Durham Family Court Clinic

Provides a variety of public and referral based services including family mediation.

                H: Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

                P: 905.436.6754

                W: www.dfcc.org

Luke’s Place

Provides assistance with family law issues to abused women and their children.

                H: Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

                P: 905.728.0978

                Toll-Free: 1.866.516.3116

                E: admin@lukesplace.ca

                W: www.lukesplace.ca


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Anger Management

Community: 

John Howard Society

Offers anger management programs for youth and adults.

                H: Please visit website as hours of operation vary by location.           

                Ajax: 905.427.8165

                Whitby: 905.666.8847

                Oshawa (Main Office): 905.579.8482

                Bowmanville: 905.623.6814

                W: www.jhsdurham.on.ca/

Salvation Army Oshawa

Eight week long anger management group program. Make an appointment to learn more.

                H: Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

                P: 905.723.7422 ext. 21

                W: www.oshawa-temple.org/index.cfm?i=12540&mid=1000&id=293481


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Pregnancy & Young Parent Support

Community:

Durham Preschool Speech and Language Program          

Provides free assessments and intervention for children with speech, swallowing, language and hearing difficulties from birth until they are eligible to enter senior kindergarten.

                P: 905.728.1673

                Toll-Free: 1.800.304.6180

                W: www.grandviewcc.ca/programs/speech-language-pathology

Family and Community Action Program

Free parenting programs and services for families with children up to six years of age promoting the health and social develop.m.ent of the child.

                H: Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

                P: 905.686.6466

                Toll-Free: 1.800.214.7163

                E: memberservices@ymcagta.org

                W: http://www.ymcagta.org/en/find-ymca/durham/oshawa/child-care-ctr/family-and-community-action-program.html

Food 4 Thought

Provides free pre and post-natal nutrition information at drop-in sessions, as well as supplements and healthy food for young mothers under the age of 26; coordinated by Girls Inc.

                H: Please see website or call as hours vary by location

                P: 905.428.8111

                Toll-Free: 1.877.GIRLS.XL

                W: http://www.informdurham.com/record/OSH0402

Healthy Babies/ Healthy Children

Provides free support and information to expectant families and those with children up to age six, and is associated with the Durham Health Connection Line.

                H: Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

                P: 905.666.6241

                Toll-Free: 1.800.841.2729

                W: http://www.durham.ca/health.asp?nr=/departments/health/family_health/parenting/babyChild/hb_hc.htm

The Pregnancy Help Centre of Durham

Provides information, support, counselling and necessary items for those who are pregnant or think they may be pregnant. No appointment necessary.

                H: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Tuesday from 4 p.m. to seven p.m.

                P: 905.720.3252

                W: www.pregnancyhelp.ca

Mother Risk Info Line

A health promotion helpline providing information on issues relating to pregnancy and breastfeeding.

                H: Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

                P: 1.877.439.2744

                Toll-Free: 416.813.6780

                W: www.motherisk.org

OptionLine

Free and confidential hotline, email and live chat service providing assistance, information about pregnancy signs and symptoms, information on all your options, and information about local services.

                H: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

                P: 1.800.712.HELP

                W: www.optionline.org/

One Parent Families Association

Non-profit organization designed to support single-parent families through a variety of adult, child and family-oriented activities, as well as weekly meetings.   

                P: 905.831.7098

                Toll-Free: 1.877.773.7714

                E: oneparentfamilies@gmx.com

                W: www.oneparentfamilies.net 

Ontario Early Years Centre

Free programs and services for families and their children from birth to age six.

                P: 905.723.9922

                E: oey@ywcadurham.org

                W: www.ywcadurham.org/services/ontario-early-years-centre

Rose of Durham

A Catholic organization that provides free and supportive programming for families with female parents under the age of 25, and male parents under the age of 30, in the Durham Region.

                H: Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

                P: 905.432.3622

                W: www.roseofdurham.com

Sage-Femmes Rouge Valley Midwives

Offers pregnancy, labour and birthing care to women in Scarborough and Durham; also offers French-language services.

            P: 905.409.6447

            E: info@yourmidwives.com

            W: http://sagesfemmesrougevalleymidwives.com/

Supporting Mother and Infant Learning Experience (SMILE)

Offers free prenatal classes to expectant parents under the age of 25 that specifically cater to young parents; associated with Rose of Durham.

                H: Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

                P: 905.432.3622

                W: www.roseofdurham.com/core_pages/page_program.php?id=2


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Food Banks

Campus: 

Campus Food Centre

Food bank operated by the Student Association of Durham College & UOIT.

                H: September to May, Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

                P: 905.721.2000 Ext. 2315

                Location: Room 120, Student Services Building (North Campus)

                E: safoodcentre@dc-uoit.ca

                W: http://www.your-sa.ca/service/outreach-services/campus-food-centre/

 

Community:

Halal Food and Essential Items Banks

Provides groceries, furniture and other household items to needy families. By appointment.

                H: Monday to Thursday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

                P: 416.335.9994

                W: https://www.muslimwelfarecentre.com/causes/food-essential-items-bank/

The Refuge

Provides meals and necessary items for homeless youth in Durham.

                H: Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

                P: 905.404.2420

                W: www.refugeoutreach.com

St. Vincent Pallioti’s Kitchen

Provides meals and necessary items to those who need them in Oshawa.

                H: Monday to Friday from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Saturday from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday from noon to 2 p.m.

                P: 905.434.7543

                E: vincents@interlinks.net

                W: www.stvincentskitchen.com/index.php

Salvation Army Oshawa

Provides a short-term supply of food for persons requiring emergency assistance.

                H: Monday to Wednesday, please visit website for further details.

                P: 905.723.7422 ext. 21

                W: www.oshawa-temple.org/Foodbank

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