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What a wonderful success story! We were able to see 49 patients in one day. It was Dr. Shiva Adel’s “vision” and the team from our healthcaring KW refugee health centre, CFFM, McMaster medical students, volunteers and the opthamology and optometry team did an amazing job making the day a success. Thanks to everyone for making this happen.
October 16, 2023 OShow with Laura Babcock featuring Tara Groves-Taylor, Chief Executive Officer of Community Healthcaring Kitchener-Waterloo and Sarah Hobbs, Chief Executive Officer of the Alliance for Healthier Communities discussing the the challenges faced by community health and wellness providers and advocating for change through all levels of government.
"Its about the whole individual, the whole family, and making sure they find their place in a very welcoming way in our community."
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Today's focus is Social Prescribing. One of the predominant goals of social prescribing is to address the issue of isolation within our communities. By fostering connections, we provide individuals with an opportunity to experience or learn about the power of social prescribing to combat isolation, promote Human Connection, as well as the importance of non-medical interventions. Click on the images below to hear more about Social Prescribing from our staff!
Today is Queens Park Day focusing on advocacy. Tara Groves-Taylor of Community Healthcaring KW and Sarah Hobbs of the Alliance for Healthier Communities were featured on The OShow with Laura Babcock on October 16th to discuss Queen’s Park Day, the challenges faced by community health and wellness providers and advocate for change through all levels of government. Click on the image below to hear a clip of the show !