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Supporting Our Community’s Health During COVID-19

Brock Community Health Centre (Brock CHC) is committed to the health and wellbeing of our community.  We are closely monitoring the rapidly evolving situation with COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and taking every precaution to keep our staff, clients, volunteers and community members safe.  We continue to follow updates, guidelines and advice as… Continue Reading Supporting Our Community’s Health During COVID-19

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Brock Community Health Centre is committed to the safety and well-being of our clients, our staff and the community at large.  This includes implementing measures to reduce the risk of dangers like COVID-19.  Brock CHC is closely monitoring the situation with COVID-19 and is following updates, guidelines and advice suggested… Continue Reading COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Nominations Invited for the Tammy Rankin Legacy Award

  Tammy Rankin was the Senior Safety Advisor for the Municipality of Durham, a founding member of the Durham Elder Abuse Network (D.E.A.N.) and developed a partnership with the Durham Regional Police Seniors Support Coordinator position.  Tammy worked tirelessly to advocate for and support the senior population in her community. … Continue Reading Nominations Invited for the Tammy Rankin Legacy Award

Brock Community Health Centre (Brock CHC) Launches Public Phase of Capital Campaign

Brock Community Health Centre is pleased to announce the public phase of its capital campaign to build a new health care facility for residents of Brock Township and surrounding areas.  The new centre will accommodate existing programs and services and will also provide a community health hub for Durham’s northern… Continue Reading Brock Community Health Centre (Brock CHC) Launches Public Phase of Capital Campaign

New Study Findings on the Relationship Between Food Banks and Food Insecurity in Canada

Study findings offer insights on the important role of community-based organizations in supporting individuals and families struggling to make ends meet.  Food insecurity is often one of many issues (i.e., social determinants of health) resulting from low income.  Brock Community Health Centre’s model of care extends beyond clinical services and… Continue Reading New Study Findings on the Relationship Between Food Banks and Food Insecurity in Canada

Brock CHC Participates in Durham Ontario Health Team

Ontario Health Teams (OHTs) are a critical component of the Ontario Government’s plan to reorganize health care services and will provide a new way of organizing and delivering health care services in local communities.  Through OHTs, health care providers will work as one connected team making it easier for people… Continue Reading Brock CHC Participates in Durham Ontario Health Team

Community Health and Wellbeing Week 2019

October 21 – 27, 2019 will mark Community Health and Wellbeing Week (CHWW).  This year’s theme – Connected Teams, Connected People, Connected Communities – will highlight the important role members of the Alliance for Healthier Communities play in the health system transformation and Ontario Health Teams; position Alliance members as… Continue Reading Community Health and Wellbeing Week 2019

Brock CHC Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Brock Community Health Centre is hosting its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Thursday, June 27, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at the Beaverton Town Hall (397 Simcoe Street).  The general meeting will be followed by a presentation on Brock CHC’s programs and services, community partners and the new Brock CHC building… Continue Reading Brock CHC Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Brock Community Health Centre Announces Capital Campaign Cabinet

In preparation for the construction of Brock CHC’s new building, Brock CHC has recruited the Capital Campaign Cabinet, a group of strong community leaders who will be the driving force behind the fundraising efforts for the capital project. Composed of representatives from the Brock CHC Board of Directors and senior… Continue Reading Brock Community Health Centre Announces Capital Campaign Cabinet

What You Need to Know About the New Canada’s Food Guide

Canada’s Food Guide has come a long way since its inception in 1942.  Originally called Canada’s Official Food Rules, it was created to help Canadians choose foods that promote overall health and well-being (Health Canada, 2007).  Since its name change to Canada’s Food Guide in 1961, the core concept has… Continue Reading What You Need to Know About the New Canada’s Food Guide