Vaughan Community Health Centre

Record Details
Alternate Name VCHC
Office Phone 905-303-8490
Fax Admin/Clinical 905-832-0093 * Chronic Disease Program 905-303-0320
E-Mail info@vaughanchc.com
Website www.vaughanchc.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Vaughan-Community-Health-Centre/97318786282
Twitter Twitter: www.twitter.com/vaughan_chc
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/VaughanCHC
Volunteer Coordinator Email: info@vaughanhealthcarechc.com
Primary Executive Isabel Araya, Executive Director
Funding Provincial - Central Local Health Integration Network and the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
Description (Service) Primary healthcare, health promotion, chronic disease prevention and management services, and community-based programs to meet the needs of residents using a multi-disciplinary staff team approach * Satellite Location for Community Legal Clinic NOT a walk-in clinic ;

Chronic Disease Prevention Programs include

Diabetes Education group of health care professionals from different areas of specialization support and assist to manage diabetes * individual counselling and group sessions * Workshops led by a nurse and dietitian cover a range of topics such as healthy eating; exercise; risk factors and complications of diabetes; food label reading; stress management

COPD Program Registered Respiratory Therapist/Certified Respiratory Educator works one-on-one with individuals in educational session to provide skills and knowledge to improve the management of your COPD

Physical Activity Program offers one-on-one exercise assessments, prescriptions and customized exercise plans and group exercise sessions Registered Kinesiologist and Exercise instructors * offers free programs by partner agencies, programs held by centre and space requests from community such as Tai Chi for Health and Light Exercise for Seniors * see website for full list of programs and descriptions
Hours Mon and Fri 8 am-5 pm, Tue-Thu 8 am-8 pm, Sat 8 am-12 noon * Satellite Community Legal Clinic Fri 9:30 am-12:30 pm
Dates Year round
Areas Served Vaughan ; Serves York Region with a primary focus on the City of Vaughan
Eligibility primary focus on residents of Western and Northern York Region * serves those facing barriers accessing health care * main focus is youth, older adults and people with mental health and addiction issues * serves uninsured clients
Application Call and speak to reception staff for more information * call 1-888-365-5226 for Community Legal Clinic * Diabetes Education program by self or health care professional referral, forms on website to be completed and faxed to 905-303-0320 with most recent blood work * COPD program including group exercise and COPD Pulmonary Rehabilitation and Maintenance programs - referral form on website and faxed to 905-303-0320
Languages English ; French ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Croatian ; Farsi ; Gujarati ; Hebrew ; Hindi ; Italian ; Malayalam ; Polish ; Portuguese ; Punjabi ; Russian ; Spanish ; Tamil ; Ukrainian ; Urdu ; Vietnamese ; Interpretive Services
Fees None
Located In Community Vaughan
Address & Map
9401 Jane St, Ste 206
Vaughan, ON L6A 4H7
Intersection Jane St and Rutherford Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Accessible for Visually Impaired
Service Categories Community Health Centres

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