A story of compassionate and coordinated care…. As a long standing patient of the BCHC, JD had been challenged by complex medical conditions compounded by poor housing and social circumstance. With no concrete advocacy for himself or his partner, it was noted by the BCHC clinical staff that JD was surely not able to live his life with dignity and receive appropriate and timely health care. The BCHC staff were all too familiar with the challenges and environment that faced this small family. In an effort that went far beyond what most pa ents would receive, the BCHC staff........
BCHC was successful in relocating from 56 Bayfield Street to 490 Huronia Road with a minimal disruption of service. After a very long weekend and the work of many dedicated staff, the doors were opened for service on Monday November 5th Construction commenced in April 2012.
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"A key focus of 2011/12 was to find a suitable location for the BCHC. Given the imminent expiry of the lease at the current location and no forthcoming capital dollars, the Board as well as Management were tasked with a challenging and exhaustive search process. A formal request for proposals was initiated in 2011/12 ultimately yielding a location that would more optimally serve the community for the next 20 years."
Canadian Red Cross now has a wheelchair accessible vehicle available to service Barrie & Area clients for their out of town medical appointment needs.
Please send all referrals to:
Andrea Kavanagh at 705-721-3313 ext. 277
(between the hours of 7:00am – 4:30pm)
Attention Community Partners:
THE RED CROSS IS HERE TO HELP!