Access Toronto: 416-338-0338
General information for the City of Toronto services.
Senior Pedestrian Safety “Daredevil”: 416-480-5912
Driver Re-testing (ON Ministry of Transportation): 416-235-2999
Senior’s Info Line: 1-888-910-1999
Elder Abuse Hotline (Toronto Police): 416-808-2222
Call to report any suspected cases of elder abuse.
Telehealth Ontario: 1-866-797-0000 & 1-866-797-0007 TTY.
Toronto Health Connection: 416-338-7600
Falls Prevention and more.
Toronto Seniors’ Council: 416-630-7000
York Region Health Connection: 1-800-361-5653
Toronto Police Services: 416-808-1900 and 416-467-0493 (TTY)
Fire Safety (City of Toronto): 416-338-9050
Toronto Health Connection: 416-392-0658
Frauds (Toronto Police Service): 416-808-7300
York Regional Health Connection: 1-866-512-6228
Phonebusters (Telemarketing, Fraud, Identity Theft): 1-888-495-8501
York Regional Police: 1-866-876-5423 and 1-800-668-0398 (TTY)
Senior Crime Stoppers: 1-800-222-8477
Anonymous reporting line.
Urgent Care Centres in Toronto:
- North York Branson Hospital (Finch & Bathurst) 416-635-2552
- Etobicoke Urgent Care Centre (25 Woodbine Downs Blvd) 416-741-2273
Veteran Affairs Canada: 1-866-522-2122
York Region Police: 905-773-1221
Volunteer Centre of Toronto: 416-961-6888
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