Carea

About Us

Overview

Our name embodies what we do every day – we care.  Caring for the health and wellness of our communities' residents is the cause that unites us. It shapes our thinking and guides our actions.

Carea Community Health Centre is a non-profit charitable organization providing  a variety of free, community programs and services including: health promotion and wellness programs; primary care, counselling and mental health; diabetes education; Hepatitis C screening, treatment support, education and outreach; geriatric assessment & intervention; young parent support, youth programs, Aboriginal programs; community development programs; and fundraising events which include developing charitable partnerships/sponsorships to fund programs.

In line with the CHC Model of Health and Wellbeing, our expert team works with our clients to provide holistic care, support, and wraparound services that empower clients to improve their health and wellness. We strive to be accessible to those in the community who face access barriers like culture, gender, geographic isolation, homelessness, language, physical disabilities, poverty and race. 

We are Carea Community Health Centre!  Care. Compassion. Community

 
Carea Facts
  • Helping to bring a voice to Durham Region's health and wellness needs for First Nations, Inuit, and Metis people.
  • We will be the recognized leader in redefining the experience of community based health and wellness services.
  • We actively listen to, and engage with, our clients, community, and partners to make informed decisions.

It is about how we give hope and bring dignity to every member of our community.

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Client Childcare

Client Childcare

Childcare Services is a free in-house childcare program; it’s purpose is to eliminate any barriers to clients accessing medical...

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The Day of Hope and Leadership

The Day of Hope and Leadership

The Day of Hope and Leadership is a unique personal, professional and community development day.It was created to help equip, develop and motivate...

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Dad's VIP Group

Dad's VIP Group

Dad’s VIP group is an interactive drop-in program where dads can attend with their children for free play time in the gym...

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Ready for School

Ready for School

The Preschool Program is a structured program designed for children entering kindergarten in September 2017. Children will...

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