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 …

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 …

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 …

Voice Mail Service

No Phone?  We have a message for you!  At a cost of $10 for 3 months you can have your own private voice mailbox.  To set up an appointment for voice mail, please call Deb at 416.703.8482 ext. 2234 and please find attached, flyer for sharing.

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 …