Certificate of compliance

Rainbow Health Ontario

is in compliance with the HONcode

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7 Years

Certificate validity 03 Feb 2017 - Feb 2018

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HONcode identification number:


Date of initial review:

09 Aug 2009

Certificate validity

03 Feb 2017 - Feb 2018

Date of last visit:

03 Feb 2017
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

Our Staff

(03 Feb 2017) - Link

The resources provided in the RHO Resource Database are provided for information only and are intended to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a client/website user and their health professional.

(03 Feb 2017) - Link

Privacy Policy

(03 Feb 2017) - Link

The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.

More / evidence: Findings from a Canadian study provide biological evidence for this by suggesting that exposure to minority stress increases internalized stigma as well as cortisol production in LGBTQ people, both of which are associated with increased depression, anxiety and suicidal thoughts (Benibgui 2011). Stress related symptoms and behaviours are underlying factors in many health problems including substance use, risky sexual activity, and low levels of self-care (GLMA, 2000).

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(GLMA, 2000).

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This principle is not applicable to this site 

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Contact Us
Rainbow Health Ontario
Sherbourne Health Centre
333 Sherbourne Street
Toronto, Ontario M5A 2S5

Tel: 416-324-4100

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RHO has been funded the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care since 2008.

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Our website does not host any form of advertisement.

The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.

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The HONcode's significance

The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site’s certification.

However, despite the complaint system that has been put in place and the periodic review and automatic monitoring of certified sites to ensure maximum compliance with the HONcode ethical principles, it is impossible to eliminate all risks of incoherence that may appear.

Under no circumstances shall the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or the inability to use HONcode-certified websites. Similarly, the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) shall not be held liable for the content of such certified websites or any other website accessible via a hypertext link or through third-party information.

Those responsible for the certified website are responsible for the content of the website unless otherwise provided by law.

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