I have questions about my health
YSB has a wide range of free programs and services that can help you look after your health.
Youth Health Clinic
Our Youth Health Clinic is a safe environment, free of judgement. No health card necessary and no appointment necessary — just walk in! We offer health care, dental care and addictions counselling, and our nurse practitioner can prescribe some medications.
Phone: 613-241-7913 ext. 222
Hours of operation:
Youth Walk-in Health Clinic: Monday to Friday: 12:30 p.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Nurse Practitioner: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays
Ottawa Public Health Agency, Sexual Health Clinic: Thursdays
Algonquin College, Preventative Dental Care: Fridays
Mental Health Services
We also offer Mental Health Services for young people aged 16 to 24.
Hepatitis C Prevention and Harm Reduction
Young people also have access to clean needles and other harm reduction supplies through YSB’s Hepatitis C (HCV) Prevention Education Program. This program also talks about the risks of the Hepatitis C virus, the steps to take to prevent infection and various treatment options. Our workers can put you in touch with crisis counsellors and other community programs and resources.