Contact Information
Alternate Name CV19 ; GCHC ; Guelph CHC
Former Name Guelph Community Health Centre and Partners
Office Phone 519-821-6638
Fax 519-821-6148
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Primary Contact Kate Vsetula, Director of Early Childhood and Community Development; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Hannah Senitt, Student and Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 519-821-6638 ext 326; Email:
Primary Executive Raechelle Devereaux, Chief Executive Officer; Email:
Description (Site) Across from Guelph Cenotaph, at intersection of Wyndham St, Woolwich St, and Eramosa Rd
Site Location Guelph-Downtown
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
176 Wyndham St N
Guelph, ON N1H 8N9
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Intersection Wyndham St N and Eramosa Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Health centre that focuses on family and community health. Programs and services are delivered with a focus on people who experience unstable housing or homelessness, low income, recent immigration and language barriers, moderate to severe mental health challenges / addictions, moderate to severe disabilities, limited or no access to primary care, at-risk circumstances and social exclusion.
Description (Service) Offers health services and a variety of allied health services available to clinically rostered clients, including counselling and social work, access to registered dietitians and addictions counselling.

Also offers EarlyON Child and Family Centre Programs, various programs open to community members in their priority population, such as: Parent Outreach Programs, Specialized Outreach Services, and a wide variety of healthy living programs:

* WE Breastfeed: peer-led support for breastfeeding parents

* Chronic Pain Programs: peer-led support groups, and self-management programs for people living with chronic pain

* Mindfulness: meet each day more mindfully with greater intention and awareness

* Post Partum Mood Disorder Support Group: personalized support and a weekly mother’s support group with child care

* ID Clinic: assistance with applications for new and replacement Canadian birth certificates, or Ontario Health Card replacement

* Wandering Chefs: free drop-in class to learn cooking skills and recipes, get shopping tips, and turn the Garden Fresh Box into a healthy, delicious meal

* Garden Fresh Box: nonprofit, fresh produce buying service to help provide affordable access to fresh fruit and vegetables. See Garden Fresh Box

* Fitness Programs: various yoga, Zumba and wellness classes offered throughout the community

* English Conversation Circle: informal groups offering newcomers a chance to practice and gain confidence in speaking English

For a complete listing of programs with locations, dates and times, including Children's Programs (Downtown) and EarlyON Child and Family Centre (Stone Road Mall), visit website: Guelph Community Health Centre

**Also houses the Wellington Guelph Drug Strategy, Indigenous Health and Wellness Program, and The Seed Food Access Program
Hours COVID-19 Update: Visit website for latest changes to program and service hours.

Building hours: Mon-Tue, Thu 9 am-8 pm * Wed, Fri 9 am-5 pm
Health Services: Mon 9 am-1 pm, 2 pm-8 pm * Tue, Thu 10:30 am-1 pm, 2 pm-8 pm * Wed, Fri 9 am-1 pm, 2 pm-5 pm

Children’s Programs (Downtown) and EarlyON Child and Family Centre (Stone Road Mall): hours and program listing available on website
Areas Served Guelph
Eligibility Varies by program, call or visit website for up dated information
NOTE: EarlyON programs are open to all children (birth to six years) and their parents / caregivers
Application Call or visit * appointments required for some programs * no referral required
Languages English ; Most clinical health services are provided in English. Cultural language interpretation is available upon request in a wide variety of languages.
Fees None ; Most medical services covered by OHIP * some fees for other programs
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established Incorporated in 1987
Funding Provincial
Print Material Available in multiple languages (including Farsi, Vietnamese, Chinese Traditional, Spanish, Uzbek, Urdu)
Resources Member of the Association of Ontario Health Centres (AOHC)
Service Categories Breastfeeding Support Programs ; Chronic Disease Self Management Programs ; Community Health Centres ; Conversation Partners ; Family Support Centres/Outreach ; Food Collection and Storage ; General Counselling Services ; General Counselling Services ~ Addictions/Dependencies Issues ; General Health Education Programs ; Good Food Boxes ; Identification Clinics ; Immigrant/Refugee Support Groups ; Nutrition Education ; Parenting Skills Classes ; Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders Treatment ; Physical Activity and Fitness Education/Promotion ; Street Outreach Programs ; Wellness Programs