Updates

Launching our Vaccine Confidence Resource Library

Launching our Vaccine Confidence Resource Library

We’re excited to share curated vaccine resources
organized to help address the complex reasons that
patients delay or avoid vaccines. Visit our resource
library today to browse tools and tips for people who are
skeptical, those who are concerned about side effects,
those who are curious about boosters, and more!

BCACHC Fall 2021 Newsletter

BCACHC Fall 2021 Newsletter

Friends and followers of BCACHC, have a look at our Fall 2021 newsletter. You’ll find updates on BCACHC projects, features on a few emerging CHCs in the province, and links to the latest CHC resources and infographics. Let us know what you’d like to see in the next issue.

Meeting people where they are

Meeting people where they are

Many people across BC are without secure access to affordable and appropriate housing. CHCs like Cool Aid Community Health Centre in Downtown Victoria exist to address the fall-out of a society that is not set up to ensure that there is a roof over everyone’s head.

Serving 2SLGBTQIA+ Communities

Serving 2SLGBTQIA+ Communities

June is Pride Month, and it was a joy to see posts, celebrations, education, and events taking place all over the province in support of rights for people who identify as Two Spirit, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual. Pride commemorates the anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, when New York City police raided the Stonewall Inn in 1969 – a gay club where people came to express themselves with freedom.

New CHC funding for vaccine confidence in Canada

New CHC funding for vaccine confidence in Canada

The Federal Minister of Health, along with staff from the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) announced last week that it would award $323,000 to the BC Association of Community Health Centres (BCACHC) to address rising vaccine hesitancy in British Columbia.

What is the CHC model all about?

What is the CHC model all about?

As champions of the CHC model, we often hear this question. Our members are made up of multi-sector, multi-service organizations that don’t fit neatly into a preconceived box of what “healthcare” looks like.

BCACHC Spring 2021 Newsletter

BCACHC Spring 2021 Newsletter

Hello BCACHC members and friends.
We’re pleased to share our Spring 2021 Newsletter with you, including a feature about our new website. Have a look and let us know what you think. Additional services and features will be added over the coming months, and our blog will be updated regularly between newsletters. Learn the latest about partnerships, projects, and services for members!

BCACHC Newsletter: Winter 2021

BCACHC Newsletter: Winter 2021

The past year has been a crucible for health policy everywhere in the world. BC has seen the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the ongoing deployment of the Primary Care Networks, and a historic election. It has required society to adopt sometimes paradoxical ways of being.