|Record #: NIA2090||Last Modified: 08 Oct 2015||Last Full Update: 07 Oct 2015|
|Description & Services|
|Description (Service)||Community Health Centre (CHCs) is non-profit, community-governed organization that provides primary health care, health promotion and community development services. Multi-disciplinary teams of health providers consisting of Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Counsellors, a Dietitian, a Health Promoter and Outreach Workers assess and treat non-life threatening injuries or illnesses, and develop programs to improve the social supports and conditions that affect long-term health.
* Primary Health Care Services
* Over 25 Health Promotion Programs
* Outreach support
* Caring For My COPD program
* Smoking cessation support - individual and group support
|Hours||Mon, Wed, Fri 8 am-4:30 pm * Tue 7:30 am-7:30pm * Thu 7:30 am-7:30 pm|
|Areas Served||Niagara Falls|
|Eligibility||Residents of Niagara Falls and individuals without primary care.
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
|Application||Registration required for some programs. Call for information|
|Languages||English ; French ; Spanish - Primary Care available in Spanish|
|Events||See website for list of programs.
Peer Support Drop-In Group
Looking for a safe space to get out, meet people and support one another?
Stop by on Mondays from 10:00-11:30am.
Birth Certificate Clinic
Lost your birth certificate ID?
Helps with Birth Certificates process. Subsidy available for Birth certificates.
Tuesdays 1:00-3:00pm at the Niagara Falls Community Health Centre.
Gentle Fit Drop-In Group
Tuesdays 10:00-10:45am and Thursdays 1:00-1:45pm in the upstairs community room. Everyone is welcome. Call Alison for details.
Coffee Club Drop-In
Every Thursday from 10:00-11:00am in the NFCHC basement for some friendly chat and community information. Call Alison for details.
|Primary Contact||Alison Behring, Health Promoter; Email: ABehring@nfchc.ca|
|Primary Executive||Henri-Louis St Martin, Executive Director|
|Located In Community||Niagara Falls|
|Address & Map||
4481 Queen St
Niagara Falls, ON L2E 2L4
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|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
|Accessibility||Partially Accessible ; Main floor is fully accessible. Upper level and basement are not accessible and are accessed by stairs|
|Legal Status||(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)|