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Sandy Hill Community Health Centre

Site: Ottawa

Service: Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Management

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-789-1500
Fax 613-789-4086
Primary Contact Nancy Knudsen, Director, Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Management
Alternate Contact Julie Tessier, Team Lead - Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Management
Primary Executive David Gibson, Executive Director
Address & Map
221 Nelson St
Ottawa, ON K1N 1C7
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Assists members of the community to address health issues and obtain the information to make appropriate choices and develop skills for a healthy lifestyle. * The Centre works with communities to raise public awareness of social issues * supports community members to build skills, capacities and networks to impact specific issues that affect their lives 
Individual nutrition counselling * physical activity * healthy cooking groups * fitness for seniors * Living Well with Chronic Disease groups * Stress Busters groups * nutrition workshops * workshops on healthy living topics * back pain core strength groups * Physical Activity Library * outdoor walking club
Hours Mon, Wed 7 am-8 pm * Tue 7 am-6 pm * Thu 7:45 am-5 pm * Fri 8:15 am-4 pm
Areas Served Ottawa - Sandy Hill community and Old Ottawa East communities
Boundaries North-South: Rideau St to Avenue Rd * East-West: Rideau River to Rideau Canal
Eligibility Sandy Hill and Old Ottawa East community residents
Application Drop in or call to book an appointment 
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Languages English ; French - Designated Agency under the French Language Services Act
Fees None
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Other Details
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Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established 1975
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 107953671 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
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Date Updated 07 Jan 2018
Service Categories Community Health Centres ; Nutrition Education ; Physical Activity and Fitness Education/Promotion ~ Older Adults ; Wellness Programs ~ Older Adults

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