We're proud to be accredited!

We are pleased to announce that Guelph Community Health Centre has been fully accredited by the Canadian Centre for Accreditation (CCA).  This is the fifth time that Guelph CHC has been successfully accredited through a third-party review based on accepted and leading organizational practices that promote ongoing quality improvement and responsive, effective community services.To receive accreditation, organizations must meet at least 80% of the leading practice standards.  We are proud to report that we also met all 32 leading practice standards.  

We would like to take this opportunity to congratulate and thank the board and staff at the Guelph Community Health Centre for their dedication and hard work in helping to ensure this successful outcome.The outstanding results of this accreditation review clearly demonstrates the expertise, passion and commitment that staff bring when delivering responsive, welcoming, innovative services to our clients each and every day.  

To learn more about the process, please read our announcement letter. 

Craving Change?

Do you want to change your relationship with food and understand why you eat the way you do? 
Is emotional eating a challenge for you?
Would you like to get support to make healthy changes?
We're running Craving Change on Tuesdays Aug 18, 25, September 1 and 15 th from 1:30-4:00 pm at our downtown location. 
This program is open to members of the general community.
Pre-registration required. Please call 1-866-337-3318 for more information and to register.

We're working on Welcoming Spaces

In order to meet the needs of our clients and create a more welcoming space, we're working on our physical spaces here at the Guelph Community Health Centre. We also want to know what our staff and volunteers can do to be more welcoming. Would you take a minute to fill out our survey?  It's just to the left at the bottom of the page. Thank you! 

Cold Weather Emergency Shelter and Food info

Check our guide for local shelters and food providers here or call Torchlight Emergency Shelter Resource line at 519-767-6594. Toll free at 1-888-821-3760

Have you heard about our Warm Connections program? 

Every Wednesday at the Guelph CHC Downtown you're invited to our Lower Level, Atrium on Wednesdays from 10am -12 noon. 
We're offering: 
• An opportunity to relax with a coffee or tea and light snack
• Access to hot showers 
• The chance to visit the ID Clinic if you are missing any of your identification
• Connection with a member of our SOS Team (Specialized Outreach Services)
• Access our Winter Survival Kits, Winter Boots and Running Shoes, while available.

Come out of the cold for some warmth and connection!!


Click here to find Ontario Early Years closures and cancellations.

Healthy Living Program Guides:

For a printable version of the October 2015 guide click here

Early Years Program Guides:

For a printable guide of our programming September through December, click here.

Our Quarterly Newsletter Guides:

Our quarterly newsletter is available here.

You can read our Annual General Report here


Cold Weather Emergency Shelter and Food info

Check our guide for local shelters and food providers here or call Torchlight Emergency Shelter Resource line at 519-767-6594. Toll free at 1-888-821-3760

Mental Health and Wellness Crisis Support Resources

Here's a list of Mental Health Crisis supports available in the community


We are committed to ...

working with our community to provide access to health programs and services and create opportunities for people to improve their well-being

We believe that...

Health is a resource for life and that many things - education, housing, social status, gender, access to health services, our sense of being included or excluded from society, employment and others - impact on our health. Health isn’t just about not being sick it is about being able to make choices and live with them. It’s about having a voice in our community, it’s about being able to hope and help your kids hope.


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