South West Community Care Access Centre

Site: South West Self-Management Program

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-421-5691
Toll Free Phone 1-855-463-5692
TDD Phone 519-473-9626 * 1-800-811-5147
Fax 519-472-4045
Primary Contact Darren Robbins, Program Coordinator (South Region); Phone: 519-474-5677
Alternate Contact Andrea Martin, Program Coordinator (North Region); Phone: 519-527-3078
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Help for people living with chronic conditions to make health behaviour changes and manage their illness * training is also offered to health service providers, friends and partners

People Living with Lifelong Conditions:

Living a Healthy Life with a Chronic Condition - Free 6-week program that helps people who live with an ongoing condition such as diabetes, arthritis, lung disease, etc. or experience issues such as chronic pain, fatigue, depression, anxiety or stress * available in communities across the South West

Living Healthy with Exercise - Free 8-week exercise program designed for adults who want to start becoming more active or maintain their balance, strength and flexibility * participants are led through 12 exercises and weekly action plans

Getting the Most out of Your Healthcare Appointment - Free 1-hour workshop with an action plan on how to prepare for appointments and what questions to ask

Health Care Professionals:

Choices and Changes Workshop - Provides clinicians with an opportunity to explore their own beliefs about the change process * specific strategies that can be used within the constraints of a typical office visit * uses videotaped case studies, live case situations and feedback from peers * accredited course through the College of Family Physicians of Canada
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Elgin County ; Grey County ; Huron County ; London ; Middlesex County ; Norfolk County ; Oxford County ; Perth County
Boundaries London, Bruce, Elgin, Grey, Huron, Middlesex, Oxford, Norfolk, Perth
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
People living with life long(chronic) conditions and/or their caregivers
Application Call or visit website to sign up
Languages English ; French
Fees Workshops are free and open to all health and community service providers
Agency Information
Primary Executive Sally Boyle, Program Lead; Phone: 519-421-5674; Email:
Alternate Executive Celina Thomas-Hicks, Self-Management Coach; Phone: 519-276-3416
Funding Provincial - MHLTC ; Provincial - SWLHIN
Site Information
Site Location Central Oxford
Located In Community Woodstock
Address & Map
1147 Dundas St
Woodstock, ON N4S 8W3
Accessibility Fully Accessible