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
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
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
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 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)
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
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
To mark International Women’s Day on March 8, 2019, the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) released, The Best and Worst Places to be a Woman in Canada 2019 – The Gender Gap in Canada’s 26 Biggest Cities. In this fifth edition, the mandate continues to look at gender equality… Continue Reading The Best and Worst Places to be a Woman in Canada
Please note that the Move, Groove and Improve and Guided Meditation classes are cancelled today – Wednesday, February 6, 2019 – due to inclement weather.
The start of a new year is often a great time to make a commitment to a healthier you. Did you make a new year’s resolution to eat healthier? You may benefit from speaking with our Registered Dietitian about healthy eating choices, planning nutritious meals and snacks for a busy… Continue Reading New Year … New You!