Group Name: South Riverdale Community Health Centre – Chinese Newcomer Women’s Group
Description: The South Riverdale Community Health Centre (SRCHC) is a community-based organization that offers primary health care services and health promotion programs to a diverse community. We strive to respond to local issues and provide services in active partnership with our clients, patients, neighbours, community groups and professional organizations. SRCHC is funded by the Toronto Central Local Health Integration Network.
The Chinese Newcomer Women’s Group has a total of 10 sessions. Chinese newcomer women meet each other, listen to presentations and join in different activities. We will focus on a range of mental health issues such as stress, anxiety, fear, anger, depression as well as the domestic violence. Community resources and support services for newcomer women with mental health challenges will be explored. The group will meet twice a month on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday in the afternoon from 1:30 to 3:30 pm. Complimentary services include healthy snacks and child minding.
Mandarin-speaking newcomer women are welcome to join us. For more information/registration, please contact Grace. ***Participants must live within the service boundaries.
Where: 955 Queen Street East | Toronto, ON, M4M 3P3
When: 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Mandarin and Cantonese speaking women are encouraged to call ahead since the groups rotate between the two.
Contact: Grace Ho 416-461-1925 Ext. 248 | www.srchc.ca