Description
Description (Service) Provides health care services for women including information, support, counselling and treatment. Acts as a resource to enable women to enhance their quality of life and to make safe, informed choices about their health. Works co-operatively with community groups, agencies and professionals to improve women's access to quality health care. Services include: 
 
* Colposcopy Clinic - follow-up for women with abnormal pap test results 
* confidential and non-judgemental pregnancy testing, options counselling, abortion services, referral to supportive community services and follow-up care for women with unplanned pregnancies 
* pap tests for women 25 years and older who have no family physician and require birth control 
* Postnatal Mood Disorder Counselling - assessment and counselling for women who are experiencing changes in their moods during pregnancy or after the birth of a baby 
* Sexual Abuse Counselling - confidential help for women who were sexually abused as children whose past abuse is affecting them as adults 
* Mid-Life Program - informational presentations of interest to mid-life women, and opportunities to share experiences with other women 
* Well Women Programs - health education workshops offered in partnership with community groups. Topics include common health concerns such as stress management, relaxation, self-esteem, assertiveness and communication 
 
See separate listings for Eating Disorder Program and Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Program
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Haliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility Women
Application Referral is required for some services - call for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
1 Hospital Dr, Level W4
Peterborough, ON K9J 7C6
 
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Intersection Hospital Dr and Weller St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-743-4132
Toll Free Phone 1-800-419-3111
Fax 705-743-6577
E-Mail whcc@prhc.on.ca
Website www.prhc.on.ca

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