Health Care



Whitby offers a wide variety of high quality health care services , including local and area hospitals, nursing homes/long-term care facilities, medical centres, public health services, social services, specialized services, and walk-in clinics.

  • Hospitals - Lakeridge Health Whitby provides local hospital services. General area hospitals are located in Ajax, Bowmanville, Markham, Oshawa, and Port Perry.
  • Long-Term Care Facilities - Nursing homes and long-term care facilities are available in Whitby and in neighbouring communities. These facilities employ a range of skilled health professionals to meet multiple complex care needs.
  • Medical Centres - Whitby offers medical centres offering a range of health-related services from general health and wellness to physiotherapy and memory disorders.
  • Public Health
  • Social Services - A wide variety of social services are available in Whitby, from children's and family services to housing services and mental health programs.
  • Specialized Services - Specialized services include dialysis and mental health programs, as well as in-home care programs.
  • Walk-in Clinics - Clinics offering medical attention and diagnostic services, without an appointment, are available in Whitby and in neighbouring communities.