Emergency Information


Then, Create a Personal Safety Plan [water pump map, defibrillator map]

Marine Coast Guard Emergency Services: 1-800-267-7270

Boat or air ambulance assistance

The coast guard will dispatch a boat or the helicopter from the Honey Harbour area that will have a medic on board. They will coordinate with 911 if a land ambulance is needed.

The coast guard will need to know

  1. Your GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude)
  2. Your location on the marine charts (island name, location relative to named locations on the charts)
  3. Description of cottage etc.

[OR Call *16 on your cell and your GPS coordinates will automatically show up for the coast guard.]

If the emergency is less dire: Call 911

For a normal ambulance to meet you in King Bay or Moose Deer Point.

Canada Coast Guard


Hydro One

Telehealth Ontario: 866-797-0000

Clinics and Hospitals

Georgian Bay General Hospital

Midland Location: 705-526-1300

1112 St. Andrew’s Drive Midland, ON L4R 4P4

All emergencies must report to Midland Site. Use for snake bites, emergency room and any reproductive care.

Penetang Location: 705-526-1300

25 Jeffery Street Penetanguishene, ON L9M 1K6


Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital: 705-325-2201

170 Colborne Street West, Orillia

Driving Directions:


Royal Victoria Hospital: 705-728-9802

201 Georgian Drive, Barrie

Huronia Urgent Care Clinic: 705-792-0933

480 Huronia Rd, Barrie, ON L4N 6M2

Use for fractures and lacerations as well as most common medical problems.

[Note: The wait is generally much shorter than either Midland or Barrie Hospital Emergency Departments. Emergency physicians from the Royal Victoria Hospital in Barrie staff the Huronia Urgent Care Clinic.]

Driving Instructions:

Medical Clinics (Barrie): 705-726-1544

Four locations, call for changes in hours

  1. 121 Wellington Street West
  2. Monday to Thursday 8 am – 10 pm; Friday 8 am -6pm, Saturday, Sunday & Holidays, 10 am – 4 pm
  3. 125 Bell Farm Road
  4. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 6 pm – 9 pm; Wednesday 2 pm – 10 pm; Saturday, Sunday & Holidays, 10 am – 4 pm
  5. 505 Yonge Street
  6. Monday to Friday 8 am – 10 pm; Saturday, Sunday & Holidays, 10 am – 4 pm
  7. 555 Essa Road
  8. Monday to Thursday, 1 pm – 8 pm; Friday, 1 pm – 6 pm; Saturday 10 am – 4 pm

Parry Sound

West Parry Sound Health Centre: 705-746-9321

6 Albert Street, Parry Sound

Driving Instructions:

Boating Instructions:

Medical Associates: 705-746-9382

15 James Street, Parry Sound

Wright Clinic: 705-746-2181

57 James Street, Parry Sound

Parry Sound Family Physicians: 705-746-5595

75 Bowes Street, Parry Sound Call ahead to make sure the doctor is on duty, if not use the West Parry Sound Health Centre.

For general information, please visit the Georgian Bay Association Emergency response page at https://georgianbay.ca/boating/opp-liaison-and-emergency-response/

Veterinary Services

A few good ones are listed below. Other vets are listed in the telephone book or online should further resources be needed.

North Simcoe Veterinary Services: 705-534-7680

1831 Rumney Rd., Midland

It is off highway 12 near Port McNicoll, halfway to Midland from Honey Harbour. Highly recommended by several members of the community.

Georgian Animal Hospital: 705-746-8178

109 Bowes St, Parry Sound

Cottage Country Animal Clinic: 705-746-4444, 866-590-7387

Edward Street, Parry Sound Located at the corner of Edward and Bowes streets, open 7 days a week, on call 24 hours, Dr. Natalie Eves