Telehealth Ontario is a free, confidential service you can call to get health advice or information. A Registered Nurse will take your call 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

  • Toll-free: 1-866-797-0000
  • Toll-free TTY: 1-866-797-0007

Telehealth Ontario is only offered over the phone. Email advice is not available.

Who can call

Anyone can call Telehealth Ontario to ask a health-related question. This service is:

  • confidential –  you may be asked to provide your health card number, but it is not required
  • provided in both English and French, with translation support for some other languages
  • free for all users

What you can ask

You can contact Telehealth Ontario when you have health-related questions or concerns about:

  • illness or injury that may need medical care
  • illnesses or symptoms that don’t go away or keep coming back
  • food and healthy living
  • teen health and issues
  • depression, suicide or other mental health concerns
  • medications and drug interactions
  • breastfeeding