Entries by Jonathan

Community Peer Leader Program Awarded Three Grants

The Saskatoon Community Clinic is pleased to be awarded three grants to support the Westside Clinic Community Peer Leaders Program.  The program is a community engagement and capacity building initiative with a 10-year history. The goal of the program is to support peer leaders from the Westside community who, in turn, support program participants and […]

Focus Editorial Committee Needs Your Skills and Comments!

  Do you have experience with writing, editing or reviewing written work? You might be interested in a position on our Focus newsletter editorial committee. Responsibilities include: attending 4 meetings per year at a convenient time for committee members reviewing and providing comments on the Focus story list and story submissions providing general direction on […]

Betsy Bury, founding member of Community Health Services (Saskatoon) Association receives Governor General Award

Congratulations to Betsy Bury who is one of five recipients this year of the Governor General Award in Commemoration of the Persons Case.  The Award was created in 1979 to mark the 50thanniversary of the ground breaking Persons Case, which changed the course of history for women in Canada.  In 1929, after two years of […]

Handicraft Club presents annual baby quilt

  Congratulations to baby Scott Douglas who was presented with the annual baby quilt created by the Clinic’s Handicraft Club.  The presentation took place at the Club’s monthly meeting on August 22nd. Each year, the Handicraft Club presents a handmade quilt to the first baby born on or after July 3rd to honour the anniversary […]

Minister Hussen visits Clinic

The Saskatoon Community Clinic was honoured to host Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship and his staff Wednesday August 2nd.  Minister Hussen met with physicians and representatives of the groups partnering to offer the Refugee Engagement and Community Health Clinic (REACH) at the Saskatoon Community Clinic. He shared his own personal experience […]

Community Clinic Board of Directors 2017/2018

Introducing the Board of Directors for 2017/2018, declared at the Community Clinic AGM on June 14th Standing (left to right):  Carol Eaton, Bill Davies (President), Patrick Lapointe, Jason Majid (Vice President),  Dr. Jaris Swidrovich, Gertie Paul.  Sitting (left to right): Jason Cruikshank, Anne Doucette, Karen Cederwall. New to the Board are… Karen Cederwall, Executive Director […]

Resolutions Passed @ AGM

At the 2017 Annual General Meeting, held on June 14th, 2017 the following resolutions were passed by the membership. Resolution #1 Need for a Saskatchewan Seniors Advocate Be it resolved that the SCC urge the provincial government to establish an independent Seniors Advocate, similar to the BC Office of the Seniors Advocate, to monitor and […]