Description
Description (Service) Health centre focused on family and community health * encourage responsibility for one's own health and that of the community through health promotion, illness prevention, chronic disease management and integrated primary health care

Community-led health teams develop programs to improve the social supports and conditions that affect long-term health Primary Health Care - one on one consultation with either a physician, a nurse practitioner, nurse, a dietitian, a social worker, or a physiotherapist, community health worker, health promoter

Illness Prevention - involves services such as blood pressure screening, annual immunization against influenza and wellness visits Chronic Disease Self Management Program - Sessions to learn ongoing self-care * includes information about coping, health guidelines, medication usage, working with health professionals and informed treatment decisions

Diabetes Management Program - information about living with diabetes * includes monitoring blood sugar level, food choices, exercise, medications and lifestyle choices; pump program

Health Promotion - a number of group programs are provided including * Kitchen Conversations * Cooking for 1 or 2 * Supervised Walking Program * Fitness for Health at City of Barrie Recreation Centres * Art Therapy * Anxiety Support Groups * Youth Health Connect * GLA:D Canada; Group Lifestyle Balance (Weight Management Program)
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Thu 4:30 pm-7 pm by appointment only * program hours vary
Areas Served Barrie - and surrounding area ; North Innisfil Health Services - individuals 60+ that reside in North Innisfil 
Diabetes Management Centre - Barrie and surrounding area
Eligibility Varies per program
Application Call or visit * appointments required for clinical services
Languages English
Fees None - Most medical services covered by OHIP * some fees for other programs
Address and Location
Site Location Two story building located behind the main Eagle Ridge building that houses the Huronia Urgent Care Clinic
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Eagle Ridge Professional Complex
490 Huronia Rd
Barrie, ON L4N 6M2
 
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Intersection Huronia Rd and Big Bay Point Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-734-9690
Fax 705-734-0239
Website www.bchc.ca
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Primary Contact Christine Colcy, Executive Director

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