West Elgin Community Health Centre

Site: West Lorne Main Office

Service: Community Health Centre

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-768-1715
Fax 519-768-2548
E-Mail info@wechc.on.ca
Website www.wechc.on.ca
Primary Contact John Mockler, Finance and Operations Manager; Email: jmockler@wechc.on.ca
Alternate Contact Kate Dymock, Primary Health Services Director; Email: kdymock@wechc.on.ca
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Health centre focused on family and community health, illness prevention and health promotion * health professionals assess and treat non-life-threatening injuries or illnesses * health professionals provide primary care services and referrals to other local health and community services and personal development groups

Community-led health teams develop programs to improve the social supports and conditions that affect long-term health

Assisted Living Program - Support staff provide personal support, homemaking, care coordination, medication assistance, and security checks * scheduled and unscheduled visits * support staff available daily 24 hours

Community Engagement - One-day community events to engage and build community capacity * educational component attached to each event * helps identify community and family needs
  • Fall Family Fun Night
  • Teddy Bear Picnic
  • Community Christmas Dinner
  • Community Health Week

Community Support Services for Seniors - Helps maintain independence while the person remains in their home and community with various programs

Health Promotion and System Navigation Services - One-on-one and group sessions to promote health and to assist people in navigating the health system connecting with community programs and linking to available social services

Services and Programs:
  • Chiropody Services
  • Clinical Dietitian Services
  • Cooking Classes
  • East Elgin Diabetes Education Program
  • Homework Helpers
  • Mental Health Counselling Services
  • Parenting Support
  • Primary Health Care Services
  • West Elgin Diabetes Team
Hours Mon, Wed, Fri 8:30am-5pm * Tue, Thu 8:30am-9pm
Areas Served Elgin County
Boundaries West Elgin
Eligibility Varies per program
Application Call or visit * appointments required for some programs * no referral required
Languages English
Fees some fees for other programs
Agency Information
Primary Executive Andy Kroeker, Executive Director; Email: akroeker@wechc.on.ca
Alternate Executive Barry Fellinger, Community Health Services Manager; Email: bfellinger@wechc.on.ca
Funding Donations ; Federal - HRDC ; Municipal ; Private ; Provinical - SWLHIN ; United Way
Agency Services
Site Information
Site Location West Elgin
Located In Community West Lorne
Address & Map
153 Main St
West Lorne, ON N0L 2P0
Intersection Graham Rd and Main St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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