ID Replacement

CAREA COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTRE ID Replacement ClinicUpdated Nov. 12th

The ID Clinic is available on a first come, first serve basis on Fridays between 9:30AM and 11:30. This is a free service available to individuals on financial assistance or no source of income, and in need of government issued identification (birth certificate).

You must have a guarantor, and complete paperwork prior to arrival. Paperwork can be picked up in person at any Carea location, or can be emailed. Please contact James at 905-723-0036 x2272 or

COVID-19 screening will take place prior to entry. You will be supplied with a mask and physical distancing will apply.


74 Simcoe St. S.
Unit #101
Oshawa, ON
L1H 4G6


Clinics are held once per month at the beginning of each month. Some preparation is required prior to attending the clinics.

Please pick up the required application at the John Howard Society office at 75 Richmond St. Oshawa. It is open from 8:00 am to 12 noon and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. More specific information about when and where to return will be provided when applications are picked up.