What is considered an emergency?

Navigating the health care system can be confusing, especially when you are sick and just want to be treated. But different health concerns are best treated in specific locations. In fact, only the most serious illnesses and injuries should be seen at the Emergency Department. Most health concerns are best served at an Urgent Care Clinic or your family doctor’s office.

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What if I have to go to the Emergency Department?

Our healthcare team is committed to providing safe, quality care in a timely manner.

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Mindfulness for Daily Living series

WED JULY 17

06:30PM - 08:00PM

Learn how to cope with the pressures of daily living and respond to stress differently. Presented by an Occupational Therapist and a Social Worker, in partnership with the Welland Public Library. Registration…

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Mindfulness and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

THU JULY 18

02:00PM - 04:00PM

Join our Mental Health Nurse and Social Worker to discuss anxiety and learn practical coping techniques through Mindfulness and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy.

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Mindfulness for Daily Living series

WED JULY 24

06:30PM - 08:00PM

Learn how to cope with the pressures of daily living and respond to stress differently. Presented by an Occupational Therapist and a Social Worker, in partnership with the Welland Public Library. Registration…

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Forest Therapy

MON AUGUST 12

02:00PM - 04:00PM

Spend time in nature to improve your health and wellness!Many studies have shown that spending time in natural settings has important health and wellness benefits, such as: Physical Health Lowers blood…

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