Women with toddlers having a peer nutrition session

Programs for Newcomers

At SRCHC, we offer a broad scope of programs and variety of services aimed at improving the health and well-being of Newcomers.

At SRCHC, we offer a broad scope of programs and variety of services aimed at improving the health and well-being of Newcomers.

These programs are delivered through our inter-professional teams, enabling newcomers to receive quality care and social support that they need.

We partner with hospitals, private clinic s, settlement and employment services to address the immediate health and social needs of newcomers across the continuum of care as their needs evolve over time.

Our inter-professional teams mobilize a range of resources and local partnerships as they scale-up and adapt responses to emerging newcomer needs. This ensures that newcomers have the necessary resources they need to feel settled, integrated and healthy.

Programs Include:
  • Food Security (includes Gardening in schools and communities, Good Food Markets, and health eating and shopping on the budget sessions for all, especially low income families)
  • Healthy Environments – includes campaigns and education sessions to improve indoor air quality, environmental health surveys and
  • Seniors Health and wellness programs
  • Children and Families (Jumpstart programs (0-2yrs) and Peer Nutrition (3-6yrs)
  • Women’s Health (includes Postpartum Adjustment support, Women’s Health Screening, Breast Feeding)
  • Men’s health
  • Parenting program
  • Refugee Healthcare
  • Gardening
  • Bicycle Clinics

MATCH (Midwifery and Toronto Community Health)

The MATCH (Midwifery and Toronto Community Health) Program provides complete prenatal, labour, birth and postpartum care with a team of midwives. Midwives are experts in caring for pregnant people and their newborns. The MATCH team can attend your labour and birth at Michael Garron Hospital, The Toronto Birth Centre, or at home. Midwives provide 24 […]

City Adult Learning Centre (CALC)

Providing respectful, client-centered, confidential, non-judgmental and inclusive services. The Client Coordinator can assess and assist you TO determine your needs, goals and appropriate resources.

Choose Health

We are a Toronto Central regional initiative led by South Riverdale Community Health Centre. We offer programs for community members living with long term health concerns, their caregivers, as well as their health care providers.

Men’s Health Program

SRCHC supports a drop-in Men’s Health program offered every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month from 1-3PM at 955 Queen St East.


South Riverdale facilitated welcome clinics to promote coordinated responses to refugee health needs.

School and Community Gardens

Through partnerships, SRCHC also supports community gardens at Dundas and First Nations schools, Blake Elementary School and Easy York Community Centre.