Patient Resources

A link resource for additional information and services

General  

Grey Bruce Health Unit

https://www.publichealthgreybruce.on.ca

Grey Bruce Health Link 

http://www.southwesthealthline.ca/libraryContent.aspx?id=21763

211 Ontario 

211ontario.ca - Website and telephone helpline to access information about community, social, non-clinical health and related government services.

The Health Line

www.southwesthealthline.ca - Local health services, news, careers and events for South West Ontario.

Health Care Connect

Looking for a Physician? Please contact Health Care Connect at 1-800-445-1822 or visit.

Health Care Connect is designed to help you find a family health care provider.   You will also find information and resources to help you access additional health care services in your community.

http://www.health.gov.on.ca/en/ms/healthcareconnect/public/

South Bruce Grey Health Centre

www.sbghc.on.ca - A multi-site rural health centre with locations in Chesley, Durham, Kincardine and Walkerton.

The Canadian Dental Association

www.cda-adc.ca - Authoritative national voice, resource and focus of unity for the profession of dentistry in Canada.

Walkerton Doctor Recruitment Committee:

Walkerton Doctor Recruitment Committee

Chesley Physician Recruitment

www.physicianrecruitmentchesley.com - Providing wonderful lifestyle and career opportunities for new or continuing practices in the heart of Grey/Bruce County.

Stanford School of Medicine

http://patienteducation.stanford.edu/ - Patient Education Research Center.

Speak Up

www.advancecareplanning.ca - Start the Conversation About End of Life Care. Most of us hope that we will die peacefully and be able to communicate with loved ones until the very end. Most deaths do not occur this way.

Nutrition

Dietitians of Canada

www.dietitians.ca - National association of Canadian registered dietitians that provide resources for consumers and health professionals.

Eat Right Ontario

www.eatrightontario.ca - Your first stop for trusted information and advice on nutrition and healthy eating.

Nurti-Step Nutrition Screening 

http://www.nutritionscreen.ca/toddler/Default.aspx - a fast and simple way to find out if your child is a healthy eater. Nutri-estep helps you find out what is going well for you and your child and what to work on to improve eating and activity habits.

http://www.nutritionscreen.ca/preschooler/Default.aspx -  a fast and simple way to find out if your child is a healthy eater. Nutri-estep helps you find out what is going well for you and your child and what to work on to improve eating and activity habits.

http://www.nutritionscreen.ca/escreen/ - a questionnaire to help you find out how you are doing with choosing foods that help you stay healthy and active.

Mental Health 

We Care

www.wecaregreybruce.ca  - A Mental Health website designed to support adults and youth in our communities who "naturally" support young people.

Wes For Youth Online

 www.wesforyouthonline.ca - WES for Youth Online provides FREE, Safe, Secure and Confidential online counselling to youth. "It's OK to have problems, It's OK to ask for Help."

Kids Help Phone

kidshelpphone.ca - Kids Help Phone is a Canadian charitable organization that provides free online and telephone counselling to children and youth across Canada.

Canadian Mental Health Association Grey Bruce

www.cmhagb.org - Canadian Mental Health Association Grey Bruce offers a number of programs and services to assist individuals and their families with mental health needs.

Hope Grey Bruce

http://www.hopegb.org - HopeGreyBruce Mental Health and Addictions Services is a non-profit charitable organization. It was established in 1985 to develop a number of community mental health and addiction programs across Grey-Bruce.

 

Chronic Disease 

Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

http://www.health.gov.on.ca/en/

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

www.heartandstroke.ca - The Heart and Stroke Foundation provides information about heart, stroke, and healthy living in Canada.

Osteoporosis Canada

www.osteoporosis.ca - Osteoporosis Canada educates, empowers and supports individuals and communities in the risk-reduction and treatment of osteoporosis.

Stand Up to Diabetes

www.health.gov.on.ca/en/ms/diabetes/en- Are you living with diabetes or know someone who is? Are you interested in diabetes prevention. This website will provide information to help yourself and others live life to its fullest.

The Arthritis Society

http://arthritis.ca

The Lung Association

https://www.lung.ca/

Alzheimer Society 

www.alzheimer.ca

Cancer Care Ontario

https://www.mycanceriq.ca - Designed by Cancer Care Ontario (CCO), My CancerIQ is a website that helps you understand your risk for cancer and what you can do to help lower that risk.

 

 

 

 

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