PQWCHC – PARKDALE SITE’S GARDEN GROUP IS BACK!

Please join the Kapow-erful Gals, Seniors, and the whole Parkdale Community on Planting Day?   Monday, June 3rd from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 1229 Queen Street West.  For more information, please contact: 416.537.2455   Sandra at ext. 1238 or Christine at ext. 1241 Poster for sharing.

PQWCHC in Support of Parkdale Activity-Recreation Centre in Humber Walk or Ride4RealFood 2019!

Please donate and or ride with the ‘Parkdale Peddlers’ in this year’s Humber Ride4RealFood.  The Ride4RealFood is a cycling food security fundraiser that supports a fantastic Food Security Program which directly provides healthy food to those in need.  The fundraiser also provides job training and opportunities to low-income people and supports local Ontario famers. 35km bike ride …

National Nursing Week

National Nursing Week is Monday, May 6, to Sunday, May 12, 2019. The theme is Nurses: A Voice to Lead – Health for All. It was developed by the International Council of Nurses (ICN). According to ICN, A Voice to Lead reflects the fact that “every nurse has a story and every story has the …

Maureen Gans Presents to the House of Commons

Maureen Gans, our Senior Director of Client Services, presented to the House of Commons’ Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights Studying Criminalization of Non-Disclosure of HIV Status at their meeting on April 30, 2019. Maureen delivered a statement speaking to the differential impact of criminalization of non-disclosure on populations marginalized by race, nationality, gender …

MAY IS FOOT MONTH!

Did you know….     The 52 bones in your feet make up one quarter of all the bones in your body.  When they are out of alignment, so is the rest of your body. There are approximately 250, 000 sweat glands in a pair of feet, and they excretes as much as half a …

Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy

Free nine (9) sessions of mindfulness based cognitive therapy in Spanish for stress, depression and anxiety management to improve your life and the lives of the people you live with.  Child care and snacks will be provided.  Space is limited, to register, please call Gabriela at 365-999-1021 or email at mindful18@hotmail.com Date: Every Thursday, May …

Approval of Parkdale Queen West Overdose Prevention Services

I am pleased to announce that our application for the two overdose prevention sites (Queen West and Parkdale sites) were approved.  This is a relief and great news for the clients we serve and whose lives are saved by having these services in place. See link below for the news release with details on the …