London InterCommunity Health Centre

Health Outreach For People Who Are Homeless

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Record #: LON2111 Last Modified: 31 Mar 2014 Last Full Update: 21 Jan 2014
Location
Located In CommunityLondon
Address659 Dundas St E
London, ON N5W 2Z1
Site LocationEast London
AccessibilityFully Accessible
IntersectionAdelaide St N and Dundas St E
Contact Information
Office Phone519-660-0875 ext 268
Fax519-642-1532
E-Mailmail@lihc.on.ca
Websitewww.lihc.on.ca
Description & Services
DescriptionHealth and social services to people who are homeless as well as those at risk of homelessness

Interdisciplinary care team operates within a health promotion framework and values inclusivity, relationship building, and harm reduction * services include nursing care, addiction assessments, screenings, referrals to treatment, harm reduction education and support, counselling, advocacy, outreach, crisis intervention and referrals for foot care and diabetes care

Health outreach also offers the following:
  • Laundry facilities
  • Shower facilities
  • ID clinic
  • Past taxes/GST
  • OW applications and advocacy
  • ODSP applications (registered medical clients only)
  • Housing loss prevention services
  • Welcoming drop-in area for relaxing, reading the paper and getting out of the elements
HoursAdministration: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm * Clinical Service: Mon-Wed, Fri 9am-3:30pm, Thu 10:30am-5pm * evenings by appointments * closed until 12noon on the fourth Thu of each month
Areas ServedLondon
BoundariesLondon
EligibilityPeople who are homeless or at risk of homelessness
ApplicationCall or drop-in
FeesFree
LanguagesEnglish ; French
Established1989
FundingProvincial - SWLHIN
Supplementary Info
Alternate NameID clinic ; lost ID ; lost wallet ; stolen ID
Former NameHealth Outreach for the Homeless
Service Level(50) Non Profit