|Publish date :||July 6, 2016|
Harrow, ON – July 6th – Harrow Health Centre Inc. (HHC) a Family Health Team, one of the first Family Health Teams to be established in Ontario, by the community, for the community, is celebrating its 10th anniversary providing primary care and wellness programs. To celebrate and thank the community, on Thursday July 14th from 4 to 7pm, HHC is holding a community celebration: Passport to Wellness with family fun, kid’s activities, face-painting, pony rides, bouncy castle, BBQ, entertainment and prizes.
The Passport to Wellness community celebration will be an event to showcase primary care programs and services provided by HHC, their Health Care Partners and the collaboration of Community partners providing wellness programs and services to Harrow and area region.
During the celebration event, there will be tours to learn about the programs available at HHC, meet: Dieticians, Pharmacist, Walk-in Counseling, Diabetes wellness programs, labs and partner agencies. Kim Evert, HHC Clinical Director outlines the teamwork at HHC. “By showcasing our primary care and partner programs at the Passport to Wellness event, we also get the opportunity to introduce our great staff, physicians and volunteer board at HHC who are so dedicated to our patients wellness and the community they serve.”
The event will also showcase more than ten wellness and community partners exhibiting at Passport to Wellness such as: Leamington Hospital Obstetrics and Neighbourhood of Care services; Windsor Essex Health Unit presenting Healthy Families and Oral Health programs; Harrowwood Living; CCAC; EMS; CHMC; Harrow Physio; Windsor Essex Community Living; the Fruit Wagon and more.
“Celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Harrow Health Centre is about the community, showcasing how over the 10 years this community has built their health centre, expanding to deliver primary care and wellness with our partners, providing good jobs in the community and building a beautiful modern healthcare facility” explains Committee Chair Bill Baker.
Harrow Health Centre welcomes the entire community to come out Thursday July 14th 4 to 7 pm to observe 10 years of building a healthy community. See you for some healthy fun celebrating your Harrow Family Health Team.