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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

Diabetes Eye Screening Teleophthalmology Program

Yearly diabetes eye screenings can reduce the risk of diabetes-related damage to the eye (retinopathy) which, if left untreated, can cause blindness. A FREE painless diabetes eye exam using telemedicine The exam is a 3 step process: Vision is checked using an eye chart – contacts or glasses (if worn) needed for exam The eye […]

Social Work Support

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

Primary Care Asthma Program (PCAP) – Smoking

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.

Dental Bus

Delivered through a partnership between SRCHC and the Toronto Public Health Mobile Dental Clinic. It is run by a dentist and dental hygienist.

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.

Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy is branch of rehabilitative medicine that focuses on relieving pain, maintaining function, and quality of life for individuals with chronic diseases and or physical injury.

Chiropody

Chiropodists are regulated health care providers who treat diseases and disorders of the foot and ankle. As part of the health care team, they work to improve a client’s overall health, mobility and independence.

Urgent Care

Urgent care for clients that are not feeling well and want to be seen by a provider the same day is available for registered SRCHC clinical clients only. Clients may be referred to the hospital or a walk-in clinic, if needed.