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The Social Pediatric Hub is a service offered to families living in a vulnerable situation.

Who it's for:

Children and Youth (birth to 17 years old) living in Vanier or attending one of the Vanier schools and facing complex challenges.

More information:

- Free

- Mandatory referral or self-referral (Please note that the referral form is not mandatory, the referral can be done by phone or in person as well)

- Read more: New community social pediatric model launched in Vanier


Sittana, Lionelle or Rachelle


613-744-2892 ext 1432

This program is funded by:


The Hub is a collaboration between the Vanier Community Service Centre, CHEO, Montfort Hospital and Sandy Hill Community Health Centre.  It is based on the model developed by Montreal pediatrician Dr Gilles Julien.  It aims to assist children and youth to achieve their full potential, by decreasing/eliminating "toxic stress" in accordance with the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.

Our core team consists of a nurse practitioner, a social worker, pediatricians and a receptionist.  To compliment the skills of our core team, multiple partners are also offering services on site, including Crossroads Children's Centre, Centre psychosocial, Youth Services Bureau, Orkidstra, Rideauwood, and First Words.  Various other services, such as legal assistance, will be accessible to clients to support the provision of the most comprehensive care possible.