New support group at Bridges

New support group at Bridges

Do you feel like nobody understands your disability or chronic health condition? Are you looking to connect with others in the community for social support? Anyone with any form of disability or chronic health condition is welcomed to join a new support group at Bridges Community Health Centre in Port Colborne and connect with others. […]

Spring programs offered at Bridges

Spring programs offered at Bridges

Bridges Community Health Centre is offering a variety of no cost health and wellness programs to kick off spring. All groups will be held in the community room at 177 King St., Port Colborne. To register for a program or workshop or for more information, please call 289-479-5017 ext. 2421, drop by the reception desk […]

Federal leadership needed on poverty

Federal leadership needed on poverty

One in three who use food banks — such as the one at Port Cares Reach Out Food Centre — in Niagara are children, Niagara Poverty Reduction Network’s Lori Kleinsmith told Port Colborne council this past Monday night. Children, said Kleinsmith, also account for 13 per cent of the 67,525 shelter bed nights occupied in Niagara […]

Health and wellness programs at Bridges

Health and wellness programs at Bridges

Bridges Community Health Centre has a variety of no cost health and wellness programs open to residents of Port Colborne and Wainfleet this winter. Below are some of the programs being offered; for a full listing of all available programs and workshops, please see www.bridgeschc.ca. • Healthy You is a dietitian-led weight management program that […]

Road to Empowerment at Bridges

Road to Empowerment at Bridges

Bridges Community Health Centre will be running a six-week self advocacy workshop series, geared towards people living on low incomes in Port Colborne, through its Road to Empowerment project.  “We have had great success with these workshops to date, with many participants finding ways to apply their knowledge in many practical ways in their lives,” […]

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