where to go for care

Call 911 for immediate life-threatening conditions or injuries

If you need care, you have options. Dufferin County – Caledon is home to a network of health care services and providers available to you.

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Family Doctor

If you or a family member are unwell, please call your Family Doctor. If you do not have a doctor or your doctor is unavailable, please try one of the options below.


Health811 is a free, secure and confidential service Ontarians can access 24 hours a day, seven days a week to receive health advice from a registered nurse by calling 811 (TTY: 1-866-797-0007), chatting online or navigating to Ontario.ca/health811.

Walk-In Clinics

Visit a walk-in clinic for minor illnesses and injuries including fractures, rashes, stomach upsets, bruises, cuts or burns.

Below is a full list of walk-in clinics in our community:

Alliston Walk-in Clinic
30 Dunham Drive, Alliston

Bolton Walk-In Clinic
105-170 McEwan Drive East, Bolton

Central Bolton Walk-In Clinic
15 Allan Drive, Unit 9, Bolton

Dayspring Medical Centre
56 Queen Street North, Bolton
Call to book same-day appointment

5th Ave Walk-In Clinic
50 Rolling Hills Drive, Unit 5, Orangeville

Chafford-200 Medical Center
195 Broadway Ave, Orangeville

Headwaters Walk-In Clinic
170 Lakeview Court, Unit 2, Orangeville

Orangeville Urgent Care Family Practice
33a Broadway Ave, Orangeville

Other resources

Poison Control (1-800-268-9017) 



For persons 18 years or older, please call the 24/7 Crisis Support Peel Dufferin at 905-278-9036 or 1-888-811-2222

For persons under the age of 18 please call Dufferin Child and Family Services at 519-941-1530 for 24/7 support. Visit cmhapeeldufferin.ca for more details.

For more information on the community and mental health care support services, please visit hillsofheadwaterscollaborative.ca


Many symptoms can be controlled with over-the-counter medication. Your pharmacist can now offer prescriptions for:

• Acid reflux
• Cold sores
• Dermatitis
• Hay fever
• Hemorrhoids
• Impetigo
• Insect bites and hives
• Menstrual cramps
• Oral thrush
• Pink eye
• Sprains and strains
• Tick bites
• Urinary tract infections

Pharmacists are now also able to renew prescriptions for most medications, such as blood pressure, diabetes and asthma medications. 

Urgent Care Centre – William Osler Health System

Peel Memorial, 20 Lynch Street, Brampton

Open 24/7, no appointment necessary

For immediate but non-life-threatening illnesses or injuries including:

  • Sprains, strains or broken bones
  • Asthma attacks, minor burns, cuts that might need stitches
  • Fevers (in infants older than three months)
  • Coughs, colds, infections and nose/throat complaints

Visit williamoslerhs.ca for more information. 

Emergency Department – Headwaters Health Care Centre

100 Rolling Hills Drive, Orangeville
Open 24 hours a day, every day

For immediate life-threatening conditions or injuries such as:

  • Chest pain or abdominal pain
  • Shortness of breath
  • Internal bleeding
  • Numbness or weakness in arms or hands
  • Major trauma
  • Mental health concerns
  • Infants less than 3 months old with a fever
  • Pregnancy-related emergencies
  • Seizures or stroke symptoms

The Central Region Virtual Urgent Care Clinic is available for those who require timely access to care for urgent, non-life-threatening conditions that can be addressed virtually.

Location: Virtual

Hours of Operation: Daily from 1 – 9 p.m.

Vaccine Locations & Information

Choose from the links below to locate vaccination sites in your area:

More COVID-19 Testing and Assessment Sites

Find your closest location to get a COVID-19 test or clinical assessment.