Programs & Services

The West Elgin Community Health Centre offers a variety of community health programs and services to support well-being  at every stage of life – from pre-natal and early years to senior. These programs are open to anyone in the community (those living in Dutton Dunwich or West Elgin municipalities). You do not need to see a doctor or nurse practitioner at the Health Centre to join in.

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We are here to help you reach and maintain your highest possible level of health and well-being, which means having access to social support, nutritious food, housing, education, and more. Our programs offer something for everyone: cooking classes, exercise programs, illness management, blood-pressure clinics, mental health counselling, dietitian services, assisted living, social activities and much more.  Click a program below to learn more, or to find out how you can participate.

Available Programs


Did you know that foot problems affect over half the population? Did you know that there is a link between foot health and over all well-being? Chiropodists are important members ...

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Chronic Disease Management

Living a Good Life with Chronic Pain Group Program – Learn more about chronic pain Find ways to the best life possible with chronic pain and meet other people living ...

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Dietitian Services

Food can be fun, delicious and nutritious! Eating healthy doesn’t mean restricting yourself or your family. When it comes to food, we promote a philosophy of balance that’s realistic, fun, ...

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Harm Reduction Services

Needle Exchange Program NEW FEBRUARY 2015: HARM REDUCTION / NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM In partnership with Elgin St. Thomas Public Health (ESTPH), the Centre offers a harm reduction / needle exchange program at ...

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Health Promotion

The philosophy of the West Elgin Community Health Centre includes the understanding that health is more than just the absence of illness. Wellness includes the ability to participate in maintaining ...

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Let’s Connect

For children and families from prenatal to 12 years The Let’s Connect team offers a variety of programs and services for children, families, and expectant and new parents. Call us ...

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Mental Health Services

We provide free, private counselling services to support people addressing many different challenges. We assist people of all ages who are experiencing a crisis or facing ongoing challenges that have been around for ...

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