Resources

We are grateful to work with various agencies to provide resources to our clients, including social programs, employment information, health-related resources, and event announcements.

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Community Health Centres (CHCs) near GCFS

These are three community health centres that are within reasonable distance from 201 Tempo Avenue. They are the first three results of the following search:

https://www.aohc.org/find-a-centre?city=&distance%5Bpostal_code%5D=M2H2R9&distance%5Bsearch_distance%5D=25&distance%5Bsearch_units%5D=km&field_type_of_member_tid=All

The information about these centres was organized into the following categories: site location/phone number, distance (from 201 Tempo Avenue), catchment area (i.e. clients must live within this region to be able to register for the services of this site), services provided, and additional information.

Please note CHCs do not cover visitors to Canada, visa students or visa workers.

For all of these centres, clients must book an appointment to register as a client before using these services. None of the below are walk-in clinics.

Name Location/Phone umber Distance Catchment Area Services Additional Information
Hong Fook Connecting Health Nurse Practitioner 3280 Midland Ave.

416-479-7600

5 km None (so clients living in any area will be accepted) • Nurse Practitioners

• Registered Nurses

• Registered Dietitian

• Registered Social Worker

• Health Promoter

• Collaborating Physicians, including General Practitioners, Psychiatrists and Pediatrician

• Administrative Assistants and Support Staff

Languages: English, Chinese (Cantonese, Mandarin, Taiwanese), Tamil.

For first appointment, please bring: Medications/supplements, valid OHIP card or Interim Federal Health Program (IFHP) certificate, past medical records, and immunization records.


Flemingdon Health Centre 10 Gateway Boulevard

(416) 429-4991

14 km South of Lawrence, East of Laird/Leslie, West of Victoria Park, North of O’Connor.

Area in red shown by https://www.fhc-chc.com/contact/fhc-locations

 

· nursing and physician care

· counselling

· chiropody (foot care)

· nutrition counselling

· cancer resource centre

· community programs

· diabetes prevention and management programs

 

Patients with OHIP (Ontario Health Insurance) Card NO LONGER ACCEPTED

Interim Federal Health Program Document (IFH) for refugee claimants.

Proof of address – any document that states your name and address (e.g. driver license, lease agreement, utility bill, etc.)


Fairview Community Health 5 Fairview Mall Dr, Suite 359

(416) 640-5298

4 km Residents living from Lawrence to Steeles Avenues, and Victoria Park to Bayview Avenues. Area in orange shown by

https://www.fhc-chc.com/contact/fhc-locations

 

· family medicine

· dental care

· social work services

· chiropody (foot care)

· dietitian

· diabetes education programs and services

· community health programs

Patients with OHIP (Ontario Health Insurance) Card NO LONGER ACCEPTED

Interim Federal Health Program Document (IFH) for refugee claimants.

Proof of address – any document that states your name and address (e.g. driver license, lease agreement, utility bill, etc.)


Scarborough Centre for Healthy Communities • 629 Markham Rd, Unit 2 (416-847-4101)

• 401-4002 Sheppard Ave East (416-297-7490)

• 2660 Eglinton Ave East (416- 640-7391)

16 km

 

 

10 km

 

 

16 km

Residents living anywhere in Scarborough staffed by doctors, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, social workers, dietitians, chiropodists (foot care specialists) and medical secretaries. Together, they provide medical care and health-related services such as check-ups, immunizations, diabetic foot care, nutrition counselling, social support services, and harm reduction (free condom program, needle exchange, point of care HIV testing). The team sees clients who experience a one-time episode of illness or injury (ex: having a sore throat, spraining an ankle), as well as clients who require ongoing care such as treatment for chronic health conditions (ex: diabetes, asthma, high blood pressure). Need to bring proof of residence. Health card not required. For refugees, bring Interim Federal Health Program Document (IFH) for refugee claimants.