Community Workers Training on Diabetes Management

PQWCHC diabetes educators (Jane and Christine) at the Parkdale site will be hosting an all-day Community Workers Training – the last one of the year – for workers in food services, boarding homes, cooks and frontline staff on October 25th, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The training is for such workers to learn …


Parkdale Queen West CHC’s all three (3) Sites will be closed on LABOUR DAY MONDAY SEPTEMBER 2nd, 2019. The Saturday clinics at both the Queen West and Prakdale Sites will also be closed on AUGUST 31st, 2019. Regular operating hours for all Sites resume on Tuesday SEPTEMBER 3rd, 2019. We apologize for any inconveniences.

Annual General Meeting 2019 – Invitation

You’re invited to the Parkdale Queen West Annual General Meeting! The meeting is taking place on September 24, 2019 at 168 Bathurst St. Doors open at 5:30pm and dinner will be provided. If you have any questions about the event, contact Beth Wierzbicki at 416.537.2455 ext. 1309 or by email at    

Program Evaluation findings for Niiwin Wendaanimak Program

In January 2019, the Canadian Journal of Public Health accepted a paper submitted on the evaluation of the program Niiwin Wendaanimak, and the article has just been released.  Special thanks to Vivian for her role in leading the evaluation process and ensuring that clients were fully engaged.  Please see below the abstract about the piece …

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 …