London InterCommunity Health Centre

Site: London Head Office

Service: Health Outreach For People Who Are Homeless

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-660-0875 ext 268
Fax 519-642-1532
E-Mail mail@lihc.on.ca
Website www.lihc.on.ca
Primary Contact Henry Eastabrook, Team Lead, Poverty, Homelessness and Options Programs; Email: heastabrook@lihc.on.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Health 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, Hepatitis C 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
Hours Drop-in: Mon-Fri 9am-4:30pm * Thu evenings by appointment * closed fourth Thu of the month from 9am-12noon
Areas Served London
Boundaries London
Eligibility People who are homeless or at risk of homelessness
Application Call or drop-in
Languages English ; French
Fees Free
Agency Information
Established 1989
Funding Provincial - SWLHIN
Site Information
Site Location East London
Located In Community London
Address & Map
659 Dundas St
London, ON N5W 2Z1
Intersection Adelaide St N and Dundas St E
Accessibility Partially Accessible
Topics
Service Categories General Medical Care ~ Homeless Men ; Homeless Drop In Centres