Service Interruption Notice:  Dynacare at West Elgin CHC will be closed February 2nd and 9th.

What's New

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.

Breaking Free - Addictions Online Program
November 24, 2022
As the Centre recognizes Addictions Awareness Week November 20 - 26, 2022, we share information about "Breaking Free".  Breaking Free is an evidence-based online program that can be accessed 24/7 on any desktop, tablet or smartphone.  This on-line program offers proven behaviour change techniques, helps manage high-risk situations, is easy to use and is completely confidential supporting a person at every stage of their recovery journey.

Trans Awareness Week (November 13-19) and Transgender Day of Remembrance November 20, 2022
November 16, 2022
At the Health Centre, we continue to educate ourselves on issues and challenges faced by the Trans Community.  Our Centre is committed to respectful, diverse, accessible and inclusive service and work environments.  On November 20th let us all remember friends and family who were the victims of hate and violence.

Holiday Dinner and Fellowship - December 15th, Dutton
November 15, 2022
The Holiday Dinner and Fellowship event is planned for Thursday, December 15, 2022 starting at 4:30 p.m.  This event is held at the Dutton-Dunwich Community Centre and is offered in partnership with the West Elgin Community Health Centre and the Municipality of Dutton-Dunwich.  The meal is graciously donated by local farmers and prepared by volunteers and staff of the Centre and the Community.  Please call 519-768-1715, Ext. 2399 to make a reservation.  Space is limited.

World Kindness Day - November 13th
November 11, 2022
On November 13th we celebrate World Kindness Day.  As we "be kind wherever possible" please think about the staff at the West Elgin Community Health Centre.  Your kindness and appreciation costs nothing but means everything to us.  Please take a moment and "Thank a Staff Member". 

Click Here - Thank a Staff Member Website Page 
Remembrance - November 8th and 11th
November 08, 2022
Today, November 8th, is the day for all Canadians to recognize the special contributions of Indigenous Veterans.  We are forever grateful for our veteran's service and sacrifice.  At the Centre we will also take a moment of silence and reflection on November 11th.