CMHA Health Centre exists to provide a welcoming and supportive Centre, which is free of stigma and places the client at the center of all care. Our clients will experience a coordinated holistic approach to comprehensive primary and mental health care through education, prevention, advocacy and services.
Our Vision and Values:
We are committed to removing barriers to service for the target populations we serve.
We are committed to provide a complete range of health services to our community which meets identified needs.
We encourage and support individuals to make informed choices and decisions based on individual beliefs and community norms.
We are committed to a unique approach to integrate health needs of the identified population. We honour the uniqueness of both staff and clients through a respectful, nonjudgmental environment.
We are committed to a holistic approach to health services based on the World Health Organization determinants of health.
Community Health Centre Model:
We believe in the community health care philosophy of supporting priority groups by bringing primary care as close as possible to where people live and work.
We believe in promoting health and preventing disease with programs geared to the unique needs of our community.
We will provide efficient and effective programs to those we serve and our funders.
We will undertake an interdisciplinary team approach when serving our clients. We value our staff, encourage open communication, and support staff to take the initiative to provide creative health care.
We are committed to building useful and effective partnerships within our community.