Telehealth Ontario is a free, confidential telephone service you can call to get health advice or general health information from a Registered Nurse.
That means quick, easy access to a qualified health professional, who can assess your symptoms and help you decide your best first step. We can help you decide whether to care for yourself, make an appointment with your doctor, go to a clinic, contact a community service or go to a hospital emergency room.
When you have a general health question and nowhere to turn, call Telehealth Ontario. Within minutes your questions will be answered, providing you with peace of mind.
A call to Telehealth Ontario will give you confidential advice about any health-related concerns such as :
- Chronic illnesses
- Breastfeeding support
- Illness or injury
- Nutrition and healthy lifestyles
- Symptoms that could require medical attention
- Teen health and lifestyle issues
A call to Telehealth Ontario does not replace 911 — that's always the first number you should call in emergency situations.
For More InformationCall ServiceOntario, Infoline
TTY 1-800-387-5559. In Toronto, TTY 416-327-4282
Core hours : 8:30am - 5:00pm