SCHC is dedicated to meeting the holistic health needs of the communities of Scarborough by addressing many aspects of health including physical, mental, social, financial and environmental.
Through the promotion of healthy lifestyles and the delivery of a comprehensive range of culturally competent health and social services, we cultivate vital and connected communities.
To be recognized by our clients, communities and partners as leaders in championing holistic health and wellness for the diverse populations of Scarborough..
Our Core Values
Inclusiveness: We believe that to be healthy and whole people need access to quality health care and social programs, as well as opportunities to be engaged in community and participate in meaningful activities.
Community Engagement: We are responsive to the dynamic and diverse needs of our many communities.
Accountability: We are fully accountable to our funders and doners. We steward the funds entrusted to us in a responsive manner consistent with the intention for which these funds were given.
Respect: Volunteers are essential and integral to the mission and work of our organization. Volunteers help to build a more engaged and healthier community.
Equity: We deliver services and programs in an effective and economical manner through a tradition of partnerships and collaborations. We minimize duplication of services and maximize efficiency.
About Scarborough Centre for Healthy Communities
Although improving the health of individuals and communities is an ongoing process requiring long-term commitment, we consistently achieve notable outcomes.
Whether transporting seniors to vital medical appointments, creating employment opportunities for newcomers, providing life-saving diabetes education or encouraging at-risk youth to reach for their dreams; we strive to impact and transform lives.