• MAKING A REAL DIFFERENCE

    SASKATOON COMMUNITY CLINIC FOUNDATION INC.

MAKING A REAL DIFFERENCE

SASKATOON COMMUNITY CLINIC FOUNDATION INC.

A simple, new screening tool for hearing is helping improve the future for young lives.  Through your generosity to the Saskatoon Community Clinic Foundation, Ryder and other toddlers visiting the SWITCH (Students Wellness Initiative Toward Community Health) program at the Westside Clinic are now screened for hearing loss with a new OAE (otoacoustic emissions) device.

Replacing a steno chair with a dedicated x-ray one makes a difference in radiology. Donations to the Foundation made it possible to purchase a new, dedicated Ergo XR chair for the Department. “Now, we can position patients safely and then lock the chair in place,” Loretta says. “It is much easier for everyone, espe­cially when the patient has other difficulties too.

Foot care leaps forward so patients don’t have to, making treatment safe & comfortable. Until recently, when Georgina received treatment, she was seated in a narrow 30-year old optometry chair that couldn’t be positioned properly.  Generosity through donations to the Foundation made the purchase of replacement equipment possible.

A fridge and freezer that do more than chill foodthey create opportunity & change.  When SWITCH recently needed to replace their aging equipment, donations to the Foundation made it possible to help. Now, new appliances with lots of room for perishables and bulk purchases are helping the budget go further and making planning easier.

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