Primary Care Team Services
Windsor Essex Community Health Centre Sandwich Community Health has a primary care team that consists of physicians and nurse practitioners supported by RN’s , RPN’s and medical receptionists. The health care teams work in an inter professional collaborative environment that includes other health care professionals.
Sandwich Community Health provides laboratory diagnostic services with twice daily lab courier, ECG, spirometry and home visits for clients unable to access our services. We offer consultants such as a chiropodist, respiratory therapist and social work through self referral.
We welcome vulnerable community members who have difficulty seeking help or are without a family doctor.
We encourage and welcome student placements and provide many learning opportunities.
Sandwich Community Health offers free, confidential general counselling to individuals aged five and up. Counselling is limited to 12 sessions and is a collaborated process that is focused on increasing the wellbeing of our clients. Family and couples counselling is also available at our site.
To find out if you are eligible for our counselling services, please contact (519) 258-6002 ext 222 to speak with the intake counsellor.
WE CHC Sandwich Community Health counsellors can assist you in the following areas:
- Work Related Stress
- Family Conflict
- Suicidal Thoughts
- Coping with chronic illness/recent diagnosis of chronic illness
- Caregiver Stress
- Traumatic Life Events
Assistance with forms
Registered Dietitian Services
Nutrition assessment and counselling services are provided, free of charge by a registered dietitian for vulnerable individuals in the community. Individual counselling is provided for healthy weight management, chronic disease management, adapting to the Canadian Food supply, gastro-intestinal disorders and other nutrition concerns. Services are available at The Windsor Essex Community Health Centre, Sandwich Community Health located at 3320 College Avenue, Windsor Ontario N9C 0E1.
To find out if the dietitian can see you, or for additional information, please leave a message at (519) 258-6002 ex. 233. Primary care provider referrals are also accepted by fax at 519-258-7896. Individuals will be contacted within 5-10 business days to complete a brief intake by phone.