Social Work Students: If You Like Variety, a CHC Might be Right for You

A Medicare@50 blog post by Marc Laferriere (Social Worker) – Follow @MarcLaferriere Grand River Community Health Centre (Brantford, ON) Bethany Deml (MSW candidate and Placement Student)  Grand River Community Health Centre (Brantford, ON) A question still being asked by many in North America is: “what is a Community Health Centre (CHC)?”. While CHCs have been around for decades, the short answer …

Health Care’s Real Iceberg

A Medicare@50 blog post by: Russ Ford (@RussJamesFord) – Executive Director LAMP Community Health Centre (Toronto ON) Ryan Meili does not wear a beret. In fact, I doubt he even owns a Che tee-shirt. He does not  emphatically wave his arms while speaking. Some revolutionary?! Ryan Meili does wear a suit, speaks softly and is a doctor from Saskatoon. With no …