Find Health Information
Use the following resources to find health information. Discuss this information with your physician or other healthcare professional, as appropriate for individual diagnosis or treatment.
Search the P&FRC Catalogue
The Patient & Family Resource Centre offers free membership to the staff, patients and their families, and residents in the community to borrow books and audiovisual materials from our collection. Search our catalogue and request to reserve any title from the list. Browse the new additions to the collection!
Find Patient Education Publications
Patient Education publications have been developed by Humber
River Hospital to provide information to patients and families about preparing for your stay, your upcoming procedures, diseases and conditions as well as what to do when you go home. These publications complement the health education you are receiving from your health care providers.
Search Health Databases
The Patient & Family Resource Centre gives free access to consumer health databases. Find full text articles, videos and interactive tools from a variety of electronic books, journals and other sources here.
Browse Recommended Web Sites
These web links have been compiled by P&FRC staff. Browse the links to find web sites with information on various topics and support resources in the community.
These questions can help you determine whether the health information you find on the Internet or receive by e-mail from a website is likely to be reliable.
Find Telephone Information and Crisis Lines (PDF)
Find contact information for immediate telephone intervention, emotional support, and referrals. Download the Telephone and crises lines PDF..
Locate Services Near Humber River Hospital
Find walk-in clinics (PDF) , Resources for seniors (PDF) and services for children (PDF) with developmental disabilities near HRH.