Barrie Community Health Centre

Site: Barrie - Huronia Rd

Service: Chronic Pain Self Management

Description
Description (Service) COVID-19 Response
* The BCHC has postponed all in-person group programs and workshops until further notice

BCHC Services Available
Primary Care Appointments
*Appointments for Primary Care, Social Work, Physiotherapy, Dietitian, Diabetes and Community Health Workers
* All bookings must be done over the phone * the BCHC will not be open to walk-ins seeking an appointment, as they will be doing active screening prior to each appointment
* Your request for an appointment will be triaged to determine if the appointment can be handled over the phone, using video technology or if an in-person, face-to-face visit is required
* If you are scheduled for an in-person appointment, you will be screened for COVID-19 at the time of booking and again on-site at the point of entry for your appointment
* If you have an appointment scheduled at the BCHC and develop COVID-19 symptoms prior to the day of your appointment, please DO NOT COME TO THE BCHC and call the clinic at 705-734-9690 to inform reception of the change in your health

Regular Service
Six week self management program with a 2 1/2 hour session each week * participants learn how to manage the day to day challenges of living with pain by using the tips and ideas discussed each week * topics include how to manage your pain, pacing and planning, different pain medications, fatigue and weight management, the easy moving exercise program, goal setting * meet and learn from others with chronic pain * offered in different locations in Barrie and area
Service Details
Public Comments COVID-19 Response
* The BCHC has postponed all in-person group programs and workshops until further notice

Appointments for Primary Care, Social Work, Physiotherapy, Dietitian, Diabetes and Community Health Workers
* All bookings must be done over the phone * the BCHC will not be open to walk-ins seeking an appointment, as they will be doing active screening prior to each appointment
* Your request for an appointment will be triaged to determine if the appointment can be handled over the phone, using video technology or if an in-person, face-to-face visit is required
* If you are scheduled for an in-person appointment, you will be screened for COVID-19 at the time of booking and again on-site at the point of entry for your appointment
* If you have an appointment scheduled at the BCHC and develop COVID-19 symptoms prior to the day of your appointment, please DO NOT COME TO THE BCHC and call the clinic at 705-734-9690 to inform reception of the change in your health
Hours COVID-19 Response All appointments made over the phone are triaged to determine who needs phone appointments, video conferencing or in-person appointments

Areas Served Barrie ; Essa ; Innisfil ; Oro-Medonte ; Springwater
Eligibility People of all ages living with chronic pain * support persons, caregivers and family members welcome
Application Call for information and to register
Languages English
Fees None - resource booklet and relaxation CD included
Address and Location
Site Location Two story building behind the main Eagle Ridge building that houses the Huronia Urgent Care Clinic
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
490 Huronia Rd
Barrie, ON L4N 6M2
 
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Intersection Huronia Rd and Big Bay Pont Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-734-9690 ext 291
Fax 705-734-0239
Website www.bchc.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/BarrieCommunityHealthCentre/?ref=hl
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/BarrieCHC
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/channel/UCorp0MhUrsPHAr2RAxraiLA
Primary Contact Kelly Famiglietti, Director of Health Services; Phone: 705-734-9690 ext 224
Alternate Contact Sonia Kloosterman, Program Receptionist; Phone: 705-734-9690 ext 291

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