Resource Navigator

Resource Navigator: Find Health and Community Services in Niagara

The Resource Navigator is your front door to local and provincial services and will help you search for health and social resources in your community.

Know your health care options!

Family Doctor or Nurse Practitioner

Whenever possible your family doctor is your first point of access for care. Primary care providers offer care in different settings such as doctors’ offices, walk-in clinics, nurse practitioner-led clinics, community health centres and more. Need a family doctor or nurse practitioner? Click here.

Help Us Tweak the Resource Navigator

We value your input on the Resource Navigator. If you have some feedback, we ask that you visit the Contact Us section of the NOHT-ÉSON website and include Resource Navigator in the subject line. A member of our team will respond in a timely manner.


Calling 8-1-1 connects you to health care workers who can provide health advice and information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Pharmacy-Led Care

Pharmacists in Ontario can now prescribe medication for 13 conditions.

Niagara Virtual Urgent Care

A virtual urgent care appointment may be right for you if you or a loved one has a medical issue that is NOT life threatening, but requires urgent medical attention.

Talk Suicide Canada

Thinking of suicide? Please call 1-833-456-4566, 24 hours a day 7 days a week, or visit Talk Suicide Canada.


If you are experiencing an emergency, please call 9-1-1 or go to your nearest emergency department.

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Urgent and/or Crisis Support

2SLGBTQ+ Services

Family Doctor or a Nurse Practitioner

French Language Health and Community Services

Home Health and Community Support

Hospital Services

Indigenous Health and Community Services

Newcomer Services

Older Adult Care Services

Find Resources

The categories below include a selection of health and community resources in the Niagara region. If you see something missing or would like a service included, please let us know by emailing

Basic Needs and Social Supports

Link to a consolidated list of basic needs and support resources in Niagara

Caregiver Support

Find supports, information and resources for caregivers

Children and Youth

Explore services related to children and youth

Chronic Diseases Care / Management

Find supports for chronic disease management

Dental Health

Resources and services to support dental health

Health and Wellness Events Calendar

Visit the calendar for free health and wellness events offered by the NOHT-ÉSON and its partners

Mental Health and Addictions

Explore resources and support for mental health and addictions

Palliative Care and End of Life Care

Find supports, resources and information for palliative and end of life care

Parenting and Families

Find supports, information and resources for parents and families

Rehabilitation and Pain Management

Find information and support for rehabilitation activities and pain management

Transportation Services

Explore services related to transportation

Unsure of what you’re looking for? Need to talk to someone? Try one of these additional search services.

211 Ontario

Call or text 2-1-1

211 is a free and confidential service that easily connects people to the critical social and community support they need.

  • Helpline available 24/7
  • Live chat or text available 7am to 9pm
  • Chatbot is available 24/7
  • Online search available 24/7

Community Resource Specialists

Call 1-800-810-0000 Ext 1500

The Community Resource Specialists (CRS) are a part of the intake team for Home and Community Care Support Services. They assist in screening new patient referrals and answering enquiries from the public related to home and community care navigation.

  • Call available 7 days a week, 8:30am to 8:30pm


Call 8-1-1

Health811 is a free, secure and confidential service Ontarians can call or access online to receive health advice from qualified health professionals, such as registered nurses, locate health services and find trusted health information.

  • Call or chat available 24 /7
  • Online search available 24/7 is an innovative website that puts accurate and up-to-date information about health services at the fingertips of consumers and health care providers across the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant region of Ontario.

  • Online search available 24/7