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Primary Health Programs

Programs and services are provided by an interdisciplinary team of health professionals that focus on prevention and wellness, information and health promotion, as well as primary care.

Our goal is to help clients take control of their own health as much as possible, as well as help them access the programs and services they need. Clients are helped by our interdisciplinary team that includes doctors, nurses, nurse practitioners, dietitians, chiropodists, physiotherapist, social workers, health promoters, educators, case workers and harm reduction workers. We strive to treat the whole person considering all their specific health concerns.

Our multidisciplinary clinical team of physicians, nurse practitioners, and nurses offer comprehensive primary health care services for registered clients of all ages.

Some of the services we provide include:

  • Complete physicals exams
  • Preventative health care
  • Treatment and management of acute and chronic health conditions
  • Pre and post natal care
  • Reproductive health care
  • Birth control
  • Well baby care
  • Immunizations and flu shots
  • 24 hour on call physician support
  • Home visits
  • Medical care for uninsured clients

Physicians

Description of the service and role(s) Our physicians (MDs) make up a team of family doctors who provide primary care to our clients with services delivered in many different settings, stretching from their own offices, clients’ homes, and other facilities in the community. The role that physicians play at SRCHC is fundamental in the promotion […]

Nurse Practitioners

Description of the service and role(s) Our nurse practitioners are a team of registered nurses who have experience and additional education to provide healthcare to clients. Their unique skillset allows them to autonomously diagnose and treat illnesses, order and interpret tests, prescribe medications, and perform medical procedures. Their whole-person approach allows our nurse practitioners to […]

Wound Care

Description of the service and role(s) Our clinical Registered Nurses contribute to a collaborative group of clinicians on our primary care team. They add a great variety of skills and specialized training which allows for the integration of wound care, a service which the clinical nursing team provides primary care clients with wounds that range from […]

Safer Opiate Supply (SOS)

Our Safer Opioid Supply Program (SOS) addresses the overdose crisis by transitioning people away from toxic and contaminated street opioids to pharmaceutical grade opioids.

First Step To Home

First Step to Home is a transitional housing program for men 55 years and older who have been street involved and are experiencing mental health or addictions issues.

Social Work Support

Social workers provide counselling, case management and advocacy (both systemic and individual) to registered clients in our service area.

Smoking Cessation

Smoking support and information is available for smokers at all stages of change. One-to-one counselling around smoking is provided by a Respiratory Therapist specially trained in smoking cessation through the TEACH program.

Asthma and COPD

A registered respiratory therapist offers services that address the health of children and adults who are living with Asthma and/or COPD in East Toronto.

Outreach Clinic

This is a walk-in clinic for people who have difficulty accessing health and social services because of drug use, homelessness and/or mental health problems.

Uninsured Care

With a mission to breakdown barriers to service access, SRCHC welcomes non-insured clients.

Refugees

Coordinated access to health services for government-assisted refugees and supporting privately-sponsored refugees within our catchment area.