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South Georgian Bay Community Health Centre and Community Partners Launch Green Prescription Pilot Project

September 28, 2022

The South Georgian Bay Community Health Centre (SGBCHC) is pleased to announce that it has partnered with community organizations to launch the Green Prescription pilot project. Funded by the Collingwood General and Marine Hospital Foundation’s Wellness Innovation Fund, and spearheaded by the SGBCHC, the goal of the pilot project is to improve the health and… Continue reading South Georgian Bay Community Health Centre and Community Partners Launch Green Prescription Pilot Project

South Georgian Bay Community Health Centre receives $20,000 for emergency food aid in the wake of COVID-19

April 12, 2022

Wasaga Beach, Ontario – April 12, 2022 – The South Georgian Bay Community Health Centre (SGBCHC) is pleased to announce that it has once again received a grant of $20,000 from Community Food Centres Canada’s Good Food Access Fund. The grant will provide South Georgian Bay community partners with grocery gift cards to help support… Continue reading South Georgian Bay Community Health Centre receives $20,000 for emergency food aid in the wake of COVID-19

The South Georgian Bay CHC Is Seeking New Board Members

March 2, 2022

Make a Difference on our Board of Directors Serving on the South Georgian Bay Community Health Centre’s Board of Directors is a great opportunity for anyone who is passionate about giving back to their community. Working together with our clients and our community to build equitable access to excellent healthcare is at the heart of… Continue reading The South Georgian Bay CHC Is Seeking New Board Members

Supporting the Mental Health Needs of Our Community

February 24, 2022

Understanding the Social Determinants of Mental Health Over the past two years, mental health issues have risen significantly due to the pandemic. A new study has found that Canadian’s are increasingly becoming fatigued and struggling with their mental health. The study found that one in three Canadians (36%) are now living with mental… Continue reading Supporting the Mental Health Needs of Our Community

A Day in the Life of a Type 1 Diabetic

November 18, 2021

Author: AprilI woke up at 6:47am feeling very tired and groggy. I went to bed last night with a blood sugar of 17.1, not too sure why as I didn’t have an evening snack and I’m positive I took enough insulin with my dinner. I did a correction dose of insulin before bed. I grab… Continue reading A Day in the Life of a Type 1 Diabetic

November is Diabetes Awareness Month

November 18, 2021

Did you know that 11 million Canadians are living with diabetes or prediabetes? According to the International Diabetes Federation, diabetes is one of the largest global health emergencies of the 21st century.During the month of November, the South Georgian Bay CHC has been raising awareness about diabetes and providing resources to help manage it. What is… Continue reading November is Diabetes Awareness Month

Community Health and Wellbeing Week 2021

October 7, 2021

Building Equitable Futures in South Georgian Bay It’s Community Health and Wellbeing week! This week, Alliance for Healthier Communities members across the province shared successes and stories of how our organizations are building equitable futures for clients and community members. Understanding health equity issues and how they impact our community is the first step in… Continue reading Community Health and Wellbeing Week 2021

Activity Calendar Connecting Seniors to Local Social Activities and Resources

June 1, 2021

Simcoe County – To celebrate Seniors’ Month in Ontario, the South Georgian Bay Recreation and Social Activities Calendar for Older Adults has just launched. The calendar aims to connect older adults and seniors to local recreation or social activities and resources to enhance social connections in our community. COVID-19 restrictions have taken a significant toll… Continue reading Activity Calendar Connecting Seniors to Local Social Activities and Resources

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

May 31, 2021

The South Georgian Bay Community Health Centre is committed to ensuring the health and safety of our community, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. Information regarding who is currently eligible to receive a COVID-19 immunization and to self-schedule a vaccination appointment at a Community COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic is available on the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit… Continue reading COVID-19 Vaccine Information

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