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Organization: Southwest Ontario Aboriginal Health Access Centre  
Phone Numbers: 519-672-4079
Toll-Free: 1-877-672-4079
Fax: 519-672-6945
425-427 William St
London, ON
N6B 3E1
Intersection: William St and Dundas St
Location: Central London
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Administration: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Executives: Brian Dokis - Executive Director
Shannon Marchand - Operations Manager
Service Description: Health centre focused on family and community health * health professionals assess and treat non-life-threatening injuries or illnesses * referrals to other local health services and personal development groups available on and off reserves

Community-led health teams develop programs to improve the social supports and conditions that affect long-term health * culturally appropriate programs and services for Aboriginals, combining traditional healing and Western medical practices

In-Home Nursing - In-home, complex care, shift or visiting nursing care, ongoing care for chronic conditions

Nutrition and Healthy Lifestyle Program - Nutrition education * promotes active living

Supporting Aboriginal Seniors at Home (SASH) - Improves access to doctors, nurses and chronic disease management for Aboriginal older adults (55 years and over) * culturally safe care * referral to health and community supports required to live safely at home
Diabetes Education - Supports for people living with prediabetes or diabetes * one-on-one or group consultation on monitoring blood sugar levels, medications, healthy eating, exercise, and other lifestyle choices * diabetes nurse educator, registered practical nurse specializing in foot care and registered dietitian on staff
Maternal Child Health Nutrition Program - Provides nutrition and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) education  to the Aboriginal community * group education only on topics as follows: nutrition for children and youth, pregnancy, breastfeeding, general healthy eating, healthy lifestyles and wellness, shopping and cooking, and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder * FASD supportive services also available
Mental Health Program - Holistic and professional counselling, transitional case management and family social work services, integrating western and traditional wellness practices to First Nations, Metis and Inuit people, including children, youth, adults, and seniors
Traditional Healing Program - Uses Indigenous healing methods to provide a traditional, holistic approach to personal, family and community health and wellness

Fees: Free
Application: Call * no referral required
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Native and Métis community, on or off reserve
Languages: English
Language Note: Indigenous language interpretation available upon request
Area(s) Served: Grey County, Owen Sound, Bruce, and Middlesex (Map)
See Also: Aboriginal Health Centres and Programs
Community Support Services

This information was last completely updated on 8/1/2014

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About Us
Our Vision: A healthy balanced life through mental, physical, spiritual and emotional well-being.

Our Mission: To empower Aboriginal families and individuals to live a balanced state of well-being by sharing and promoting holistic health practices.

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