|Record #: NIA2090
||Last Modified: 17 Sep 2013
||Last Full Update: 17 Sep 2013
|Description & Services|
|Areas Served||Niagara Falls|
|Description||Community Health Centres (CHCs) are non-profit, community-governed organizations that provide primary health care, health promotion and community development services. This is accomplished by using multi-disciplinary teams of health providers consisting of Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Counsellors, a Dietitian, a Health Promoter and Outreach Workers. CHC staff, including the doctors, are salaried employees. |
NFCHC priority population has been defined as:
- Individuals/families without a healthcare provider
- People with mental health and/or addiction issues
- Low income families
- Isolated seniors
- At risk children and youth
- Street involved/non-insured persons
- Newcomers to Canada
- People with physical disabilities
- Primary Health Care Services
- Over 25 Health Promotion Programs
- Outreach support
- Chiropody Services in Partnership
- Smoking Cessation Support - individual and group support
|Hours||Mon, Wed, Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Tue 7:30 am-7:30pm, Thu 7:30 am-4:30 pm|
|Eligibility||Residents of Niagara Falls and individuals without primary care.|
|Languages||English ; French ; Primary Care available in Spanish|
|Events||Please check out our website at www.nfchc.ca for our ever changing list of programs. |
Birth Certificate CLINIC
Lost your birth certificate ID?
We can help with Birth Certificates process. Subsidy available for Birth certificates.
Tuesdays 1:00 pm-3 pm Niagara Falls Community Health Centre.
Walk n' Talk Group
Tue 9:30 am-10:30 am The Gale Centre - Fourth Ave. Join us for a walk around arena 1 (second level - elevator access available) and a FREE snack!
Any resident of Niagara Falls is welcome. Call Laura C. for details.
Coffee Club Drop-In
Join us every Thursday from 10 am-11 am for some friendly chat and community information. Call Lisa for details.
|Address & Map|
|Located In Community||Niagara Falls|
|Intersection||Queen St and St Clair Ave|
|Mailing Address||c/o Niagara Falls Community Health Centre |
PO Box 123
4481 Queen St
Niagara Falls, ON L2E 6S8
|Primary Contact||Laura Blundell, Health and Programs Coordinator; Email: LBlundell@nfchc.ca|
|Primary Executive||Henri-Louis St Martin, Executive Director|
|Service Level||(50) Non Profit|
|Funding||Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) filtered through and monitered by the Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integration Network (HNHB LHIN)|
|Subjects||Community health centres ; Foot care ; Smoking|
|Broader Terms||Health ; Health clinics ; Health hazards ; Health service facilities ; Health services ; Treatments|