What's New

Kraft Hockeyville - Voting Centre at WECHC March 31st
March 24, 2023
Please spread the word!  West Lorne is one of 4 finalists in the Kraft Hockeyville contest.  The winner receives $250,000 for arena upgrades.  Show your support for your community - please vote and vote often!  Voting is unlimited.

Congratulations West Lorne!
March 21, 2023
Congratulations to Maple Ridge, BC, Ste Anne, MB, Saint-Anselme, QC and our very own West Lorne, ON on being named the KRAFT HOCKEYVILLE Top 4 finalist communities.  To learn more click:  KRAFT HOCKEYVILLE 

Your Health Space - Workplace Mental Health Recognition
February 27, 2023
Today the Centre received a "Your Health Space" badge from the Canadian Mental Health Assoociation recognizing our committment to supporting workplace mental health.  We value compassion, excellence, collaboration, accountability, respect and equity focusing on co-creating a meaningful, healthy and compassionate workplace.

Dynacare Lab Services at the Centre - Service Interruption February 2nd - March 2nd
January 31, 2023
Unfortunately, Dynacare Lab Services will not be available at the West Elgin Community Health Centre from February 2 - March 2, 2023.  Dynacare will resume services on March 9, 2023.  Alternate Dynacare locations are:

  • 1824 Concession Drive, Newbury
  • 440 Boler Road, London
  • 20 Emma Street, #107, Chatham
  • 74 Front Street East, Strathroy
Transitional Shelter Opens (for Dutton Dunwich and West Elgin Residents)
January 31, 2023
The shelter is housed at the EM Warwick Conservation area and will run to mid-April as a pilot.  The shelter will be available to our citizens seven days a week with guests supervised by volunteers and will work on various goals including finding safe, permanent, stable housing in their community.  To learn more, please continue reading:

Three new Covid, Cold and Flu Care Clinics in Elgin County
January 26, 2023
Three new Covid, Cold and Flu Care Clinics are opening in Elgin County to test, assess, and provide treatment for people with Covid-19 and other cold and flu-like illnesses.  These clinics will be held at the West Elgin Community Health Centre, East Elgin Family Health Team in Straffordville and Central Community Health Centre in St. Thomas.  To learn more, see below:

Dynacare Laboratory - Notice of Service Interruption
January 20, 2023
Dynacare's Laboratory at the West Elgin CHC will be closed February 2nd and 9th.  Alternate locations:

Labour and Delivery Classes
January 19, 2023
Labour and Delivery Classes for couples due in May, June or July 2023.  To register please call Debi @ 519-768-1715, Ext. 2312.

Community Action Training
January 10, 2023
Community Action training is scheduled to begin January 23, 2023.  Deadline to register for this group is Friday, January 13, 2023.  

Covid-19 "Pop-Up" Vaccination Clinic - December 7, 2022
December 07, 2022
The "pop-up" Covid-19 Vaccination Clinic is by appointment please.  Kindly contact 519-768-1715, Ext. 2301.  Masks are required.  No walk-ins please.  Vaccines are available for all age groups.