Coronavirus Service Update: ALL CLIENTS REQUIRE PHONE SCREENING

PLEASE DO NOT DROP INTO OUR OFFICE FOR ANY REASONS. All clients require phone screening before ANY appointments. Any upcoming appointment may be cancelled or changed to a virtual one; you will be informed if this happens.  Your provider’s call may come from a blocked number – please answer it. If directed by your provider, …

Coronavirus Update: Postponing Non-urgent Appointments

Please note, in order to help protect our clients and others during this time, we will be postponing all non-urgent in-person appointments until further notice. We are also screening all clients at the door.  This is for everyone’s safety and the safety of others. During this time, please try to keep washing your hands, stay …

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 first one of the year – for workers in food services, boarding homes, cooks and frontline staff on April 17th, 2020 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The training is for such workers to learn general …

Client Experience Survey 2020

If you are a client of Parkdale Queen West Community Health Centre, we are interested in hearing from you! We are conducting client experience surveys to help us improve the care that we provide. This survey will take approximately 10 minutes to complete. As you answer these questions, keep in mind the programs and services that …

Black Mental Health Day – March 2, 2020

The City of Toronto recently declared today, March 2, 2020 – and the first Monday in March every year from now on – as Black Mental Health Day! This proclamation recognizes the impact of anti-Black racism on the mental health of Black Torontonians and in Black communities. It is an opportunity for reflection, productive dialogue, …

International Women’s Day Celebrations – Parkdale Site

Join us on Thursday March 5th, 2020 from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. for our annual International Women’s Day Celebration at the Parkdale Site, 1229 Queen Street West.  Please find attached flyer for sharing and more information.

Free Income Tax Clinic

Tax season is upon us! Do you need help filing your 2019 income taxes?  Come to our FREE INCOME TAX CLINICS in March and April 2020.  Please click on the link for all participating locations, eligibility and contact information.  For PQWCHC Sites: Parkdale Site – 1229 Queen Street West.  By appointments only/no walk-ins.  Please call and leave …

Donations Needed: Basic Survival Kits

We’re asking for support in collecting much-needed items for our basic survival kits. Below is a list of item requests from our coordinators that are required for winter survival kits: Clean backpacks Sleeping Bags Scarves Gloves Mitts Hats Hand Warmers To donate to the Queen West site the contact person can be Dana Luchsinger dluchsinger@pqwchc.ca …