Oh no, what to do?!
In case of a life-threatening emergency, call 911.
There are a number of excellent paediatric walk-in clinics and hospital emergency room services available for after-hours care. For further assistance with symptom-based decision making, visit the Symptom Checker on the AAP website. Should your child have a medical problem that cannot wait until the next business day, there are four options, depending on your child’s condition:
PAEDIATRIC WALK-IN CLINICS:
• Paediatric Walk-In Clinic:
235 Danforth Ave.
North York/Willowdale Location:
1100 Sheppard Ave. East, Suite #100
•kidEcare – Pediatric Walk In Clinic
491 Eglinton Avenue West, Unit 301, Toronto, Ontario M5N 1A5
• St. Joseph’s Health Centre “Just for Kids” Walk-In Clinic:
Poison Control: 416 – 813 – 5900
If you think your child has ingested a poisonous substance, call the Centre of
Poison Control and/or take them to the Hospital for Sick Children.
Motherrisk: 416 – 813 – 6780
For the most up-to-date, evidence-based advice regarding the safety of medications while breast-feeing call Motherrisk.