Cornwall, March 16, 2021 – Despite COVID-19, community gardens should open this spring, much to the delight of gardeners, volunteers and partners (waiting for confirmation from Eastern Ontario Health Unit). Of course, infectious disease control and physical distancing measures will […]
COVID-19 information, COVID-19 vaccine, health care and mental health resources for all the family, well-being, leisure, food resources, income, etc. Click here to consult the resources.
Good for you! Dietitians help you find your healthy For over 30 years, dietitians have been organizing and implementing the Nutrition Month which is held throughout March. This year the theme “Good for you! Dietitians help you find your healthy” […]
The Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) now offers automated appointment reminders via email, SMS or voice. This service improves office efficiency, reduces missed appointments and increases scheduling capacity for clients who require timely health care services. Naturally, clients […]
Did you know that the Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) now offers virtual visits with your health care provider? Video consultations are a safe and effective alternative to face-to-face appointments. They can be conducted on electronic devices like […]
Important Notice Please note that prescription renewal requests must now come from your pharmacy. To renew your medication, please contact your pharmacy directly and ask them to fax your request to your doctor or nurse practitioner. Thank you.
Bell Let’s Talk day is on January 28th. Now more than ever, every action counts. On Bell Let’s Talk Day, Bell will donate more towards mental health initiatives in Canada by contributing 5¢ for: Every applicable text and call Every […]
The Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie extends its warmest wishes for a healthy and happy New Year. The CSCE will be closed on the following dates: December 24, 2020 (as of 12:30 p.m.) December 25 and 28, 2020 December […]
On December 2nd, the employees at the Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) held their annual auction via an online platform. This fundraising event, which is important to our clients especially during these difficult times, raised a whopping $14,415 […]
November 9, 2020 – The Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) in Embrun is pleased to announce its partnership with Dr. Kheïra Jolin-Dahel, Family Physician specializing in obstetrics that also offers maternal care and performs deliveries at the Winchester […]
The CSCE is accepting quotes to lease seven medium capacity colour multifunction copiers and one smaller capacity multifunction copier to replace its existing units. Click here to obtain detailed information about the Request for Proposals. Enquiries: All enquiries and clarifying […]
It’s flu season! Vaccination is the best defense against the spread of flu. This year it’s more important than ever to get your flu shot. Get ahead of the game and plan to get your flu shot now. Call us […]
Community Health and Wellbeing Week celebrates work to support each other during COVID-19 while we plan a recovery that works for everyone From October 5 to 11, the Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) will celebrate our community’s work […]
Not many organizations provide the community with an opportunity to consult a dietitian free of charge, as is the case in community health centres. Thanks to the CSCE, the population of Stormont, Dundas, Glengarry, Prescott and Russell can obtain reliable […]
Low back pain is the most common work-related disorder in North America and the number one cause of disability in the world. It is also a major cause of workplace absenteeism. Around 85% of the population will experience back pain […]
July 7, 2020 – Based on the precautionary principle, the Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) is making the use of face coverings by members of the public mandatory in indoor (ENCLOSED) public spaces accessed by the public. “Wearing a mask or face […]
Each year June is a great opportunity to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community and push for continued progress and equality. While this year’s celebrations will look a bit different because of COVID-19, everyone deserves to feel respected, accepted and empowered to […]
In the next few weeks, we will be implementing a new electronic medical record (EMR) system that will help improve safety & quality of care. Wait times may be longer than usual. Thanks for your patience!
The City of Cornwall has two community eco gardens, one on Brookdale Ave. and one on Race St. With the relaxation of the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown, the gardens are open for the season, with some new safety and social distancing […]
Every year, in the first full week of May, people rally for CMHA Mental Health Week. It’s a Canadian tradition bringing communities, schools and workplaces together to celebrate, protect and promote mental health. This year, things are looking a little different. We are confined to our individual living spaces, […]
May 1st, 2020 – Four University of Ottawa medical students, Olivia Dupuis, Valérie Lavigne, Benjamin Raymond and Niève Séguin, offer a free grocery delivery service in the region of Prescott-Russell during the COVID-19 pandemic. Their mission is to help promote […]
Chest pain? Difficulty breathing? Discomfort in chest, arms, back, neck, shoulder or jaw? Don’t ignore heart symptoms. Here is an important message from University of Ottawa Heart Institute:
All our clients must make an appointment by telephone before entering one of the CSCE sites. You don’t have an appointment? Call before you show up. Thank you for your collaboration. PLEASE PUT A MASK AND WASH YOUR HANDS WHEN […]
We recognize the significant strain that COVID-19 has placed on individuals and families across the country. Many people are concerned about their physical and mental well being. Canadians are being challenged in a number of ways because of isolation, financial […]
April 17, 2020 – Over the past few weeks, the Green Food Box Program in Crysler practically tripled its orders. Over 140 boxes were distributed on a biweekly basis throughout the communities of Crysler, Finch, Moose Creek, and most recently, […]
Sunday, April 19, will mark the start of National Volunteer Week in Canada. It’s a coast-to-coast-to-coast celebration of the commitment, dedication, generosity and selflessness of Canada’s almost 12.7 million volunteers. This couldn’t be more timely! Led by Volunteer Canada and […]
What is malnutrition? “Malnutrition” relates to deficiencies or imbalances in the energy and/or nutritional intake of a person. It can weaken the immune system and make recovery from illness and injury slower and more difficult. You are at higher risk […]
March 30, 2020 – The Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie’s (CSCE) accreditation has been renewed for another four years, effective June 1, 2020 to May 31, 2024. In its final report, the Canadian Centre for Accreditation (CCA) stated that […]
March 26, 2020 – In response to growing concerns over COVID-19 in Eastern Ontario, the United Counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry (SD&G), the United Counties of Prescott and Russell (UCPR) and the City of Cornwall have declared a state […]
In order to minimize the risk of COVID-19 spreading and as a preventive measure, ALL CSCE GROUPS ARE CANCELED until further notice. Thank you for your understanding.
March is Nutrition Month and this year, Canadian dietitians are talking about how healthy eating is about so much More than Food! For dietitians, it’s not just about considering what Canadians eat, but how they eat – how to enjoy […]
December 17, 2019 – The Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) is happy to announce its partnership with Doctor Priscille Cyr, surgeon at the Hawkesbury and District General Hospital (HGH). Starting January 31, 2020, Doctor Cyr will be providing […]
December 11, 2019 – The cost of nutritious food in the United Counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry, and Prescott-Russell and the City of Cornwall has increased by 9% in 2019 compared to 2018. A survey on the local cost […]
November 2019 marks the second year of a two-year theme dedicated to “The Family and Diabetes”. The tagline for the campaign this year is “Diabetes: Protect your Family”. The aims of the campaign are to raise awareness of the impact […]
October 28, 2019 – The grand opening of Place 649, a new building in Embrun where the Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) is now housed, took place on Thursday, October 24, 2019. Approximately 250 people from Embrun and […]
Cornwall, October 17, 2019 – From October 21 to 27, Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) will celebrate its work with local partners to build a healthier, more connected community. Community Health and Wellbeing Week (#CHWW2019) is a province-wide […]
Managing high blood pressure can reduce your risk of heart attack by 25%, stroke by 40% and heart failure by 50%. What is hypertension? Hypertension or high blood pressure is where blood flows through your veins at a higher pressure […]
September 25, 2019 – It is with great pride and enthusiasm that Mr. Philippe Ryan, Mr. Jean-Benoit and Mrs Julia Robillard, Mr. Marc Bisson, Mr. Ankit Shah and Dr. Konrad Binder invite you to the official inauguration of Place 649 […]
August 14, 2019 – Dr. Vikie Bédard, a Family Practitioner, joined the staff at the Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) in Crysler on August 12, 2019. The CSCE is delighted to welcome Dr. Bédard to its Crysler location […]
July 22, 2019 – Dr. Paulo Antunes, a Family Practitioner, will be joining the Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) in Limoges as of August 6, 2019. The staff at the CSCE in Limoges is pleased that Dr. Antunes […]
July 3, 2019 – The Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) in Limoges is pleased to announce its new partnership with Dr. Milena Garofalo, obstetrician-gynecologist from the Hawkesbury and District General Hospital (HGH). Starting July 15, 2019, Dr. Garofalo […]
Last Sunday, June 23rd, 2019, was the first Bike Rodeo in Crysler, organized by the Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) and the Crysler Citizens Committee (CCC). Around fifteen participants between the ages of 4 to 12 years old […]
The Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie cordially invites you to its Annual General Meeting to be held on Wednesday, June 19th, 2019 at the NAV CENTRE. Following the meeting, we will welcome Ms. Marilissa Gosselin, senior policy adviser on […]
April 29, 2019 – The Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) in Embrun is pleased to announce its new partnership with Dr. Nicolas A. Bégin, gynecologist/obstetrician from the Montfort Hospital, who will provide pregnancy follow-up services at the CSCE […]
Dietitians are key in helping Canadians Unlock the Potential of Food this Nutrition Month March is Nutrition Month and this year builds on the 2018 campaign that saw dietitians help Canadians Unlock the Potential of Food, highlighting how food can not only […]
December 13th, 2018 – The Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie’s (CSCE) 2019 winter schedule is now available on our web calendar. The calendar features a handy search tool which enables you to find groups, events and community activities offered in all CSCE […]
The Embrun Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie has moved into more accessible premises! Since November 19, 2018, the Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) professionals are proud to welcome the public to a new address in Embrun: 649 […]
Official Language Minority Communities in Ontario: Understanding the Lived Experiences of Francophone Patients and their Nursing Care Providers You are invited to participate in an interview for a study regarding the experience of registered nurses, nursing students and Francophone patients […]
In advance of this year’s Community Health and Wellbeing Week (CHWW) which will take place from October 22nd to October 28th, 2018, Seaway Valley Community Health Centre (SVCHC), Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) and St-Joseph’s Continuing Care Centre […]
September 11th, 2018 – The Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie’s (CSCE) 2018 fall schedule is now available on our web calendar. The calendar features a handy search tool which enables you to find groups, events and community activities offered in […]
On Saturday, July 14, Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) hosted their 15th Annual Golf Tournament at the Heritage Golf Club in Lancaster. The event raised $115,000, which will be handed over to youth initiatives in Glengarry […]
Last Sunday, August 26, 2018, the 1st Edition of the Limoges Family Color Run was held, as part of Boboul Family Day, bringing together 110 runners and walkers of all ages. The event, organized by the Centre de santé communautaire […]
Last Thursday, August 16, 2018, the 2nd Bourget Splash Pad Fun Event organized by the Splash Pad Committee was held at the park to inaugurate the newly constructed gazebo. The event, launched by François Plouffe, Community Health Worker at the […]
Run for a good cause! Sunday, August 26, 2018, as part of the Boboul family day in Limoges, will be held a 3 km color run for kids and adults. All proceeds will go to Limoges Citizens Committee, to support community […]
On Thursday, August 16th, 2018, do not miss the Bourget Splash Pad Fun Event, from 10:30 to 2:30! FREE! BBQ, fruit & veggie station, obstacle course, splash pad and a lot of fun for the whole family! « THE KEEPERS » […]
You can now register for the spring/summer groups offered by the Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie. There is something for everyone: yoga, exercises, walking groups, etc. ALEXANDRIA: Nordic Walking Workshop BOURGET: Vivre en santé avec une maladie chronique (this group […]
Ontario Provincial Police – SD&G Detachment 15th Annual Golf Tournament, proceeds to Glengarry Youth Programs, will be held on Saturday July 14th, 2018, at Heritage Golf and Country Club (Lancaster). Golf Tournament Schedule: 10:30 to 11:45 a.m.: Registration and breakfast […]
Last Thursday, June 7, 2018, the 10th annual bilingual Senior Fair organized by the “Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie” (CSCE), in partnership with the Care Centre and Carefor, took place at the Cornwall Care Centre. This event was orchestrated […]
Join us for the Cornwall Senior Fair 10th edition! June 7th, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Booths open at 9 a.m.: MORE THAN 25 EXIBITORS! Bilingual presentations and workshops on Health and Well-Being: Healthy Relationships: The Key to […]
The Crysler Citizen Committee (CCC) is inviting walkers and runners to come and participate in the second edition of the CCC Fun Run – Plaisir de Courir, on the morning of May 5th 2018, in Crysler’s recreational trails. The CCC, in […]
April 16, 2018 – It’s Volunteer Week from April 15 to 21, 2018 and we would like to tip our hats to them! The Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) is proud to rely on the services of its fifty or […]
November 14, 2017 – The World Diabetes Day 2017 campaign will promote the importance of affordable and equitable access for all women at risk for or living with diabetes to the essential diabetes medicines and technologies, selfmanagement education and information […]
It takes a community to prevent a fall. We all have a role to play! Did you know? In Ontario, falls to older adults accounted for $1 billion in direct health care costs. Fall Prevention Month encourages organizations to coordinate […]
Marc Bisson, Executive Director at the Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) received a distinction award after delivering a brief presentation on the quality of care received under the low back pain pilot project during Health Quality Ontario’s conference […]
Limoges, October 13, 2017 – After many months of hard work, the Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE) is proud to welcome the public to its new access point in Limoges. Members of the interprofessional team are excited to […]
All the staff from the Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie would like to wish you a happy Labour Day. Please note that the Centre de santé will be closed on Monday September 4th.
Healthcare: a community matter! Come and discuss your vision and needs concerning healthcare for your community. Coffee and snacks will be served. Your opinion matters! Click on the centre closest to your home to learn about the date and time […]
The annual report provide you a complete overview of the CSCE activities as well as a financial statements. Download the Annual Report 2016-2017 (in PDF) and learn more a the CSCE priorities and achievements in the past year. Happy reading!
All the staff from the Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie would like to wish you a happy Canada day. Please note that the Centre de santé will be closed on Monday July 3rd.
As announced by Premier Kathleen Wynne last October, the Estrie Community Health Center (CSCE) will extend its services to the Limoges region. The opening of the CSCE access point in the Limoges Health Hub, where services will be offered three […]
All the staff from the Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie would like to wish you a happy Victoria Day. Please note that the Centre de santé will be closed on Monday May 22th. Enjoy the long week-end!
Register to one of our two yoga programs starting in May in Crysler and Embrun. You will learn some relaxation and breathing technics that will help you achieve a global well-being. […]
To celebrate the official inauguration of Crysler’s recreational trails, the Crysler Citizen Committee (CCC) is inviting walkers and runners to come and participate in the first edition of the CCC Fun Run – Plaisir de Courir, on the morning of […]
All the staff from the Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie would like to wish you a Happy Easter. Please note that the Centre de santé will be closed on Friday, April 14 and Monday, April 17 for the Easter […]
Transportation is often mentioned as a major barrier for food bank clients especially seniors. “We are well aware that this is an issue for many of our clients,” says Ian McKelvie, Administrator at Community Food Share. “We first tried to […]
Are you diabetic? Here are 4 educational workshops that might peek your interest: Improving Blood Glucose with Meters and Medications Learn how different medications for diabetes work, how to monitor your blood sugars properly, how to fix high or low […]
Cornwall Senior Fair Join us for the 9th edition! June 15th, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Bilingual presentations and workshops on: Health and Happiness. More details to come. New location this year. The fair will be presented at […]
Be more informed to better managed your health! Soyez bien informé pour prendre le contrôle de votre santé! * Ateliers offerts en anglais seulement* The purpose of the Help with Your Health peer mentoring sessions is to support patients to […]
New group on high blood pressure. Do you suffer from high blood pressure? Join us for 6 educational sessions offered at the CSCE by our nurse and dietitian. These information sessions will provide you with tools to help you better […]
It is with deep sadness that we learned of the passing of Dr. Jeannette Scandar on March 1st. Dr. Scandar practiced medicine for many years at the Cornwall site. She will be remembered as a caring and dedicated person. The […]
The Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie’s (CSCE) Quality Services Committee would like to share the results of its Client Satisfaction Survey, upon approval of the Executive Director. The survey, which is designed to assess client satisfaction, was conducted throughout […]
Are you diabetic ? Do you have happy, healthy feet? Come meet us during our foot exam days for diabetics! Diabetes complications include nerve damage and poor blood circulation. These problems make feet vulnerable to sores and infections that can […]
You can now register for any one of the winter groups offered by the Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie. There is something for everyone; exercises, anxiety management, fall prevention, weight loss, etc. CORNWALL (please note that the groups are […]
The Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie extends its warmest wishes of health and happiness to all. Please note that the CSCE will be closed on December 26 and 27, 2016 as well as January 2 and 3, 2017. Only […]
Get to do a variety of free activities on the 22nd National Child Day in Cornwall on Sunday, November 20th. The Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie is proud to participate in the event by sponsoring the skating activity at […]
Diabetes is a disease that affects 1.2 million people in Ontario. By 2020, it is predicted that this number will increase to 1.9 million people. Every year, on World Diabetes Day, prevention strategies are promoted to try to stop this […]
Be aware that all our centres of santé are currently accepting new patients or maintain waiting lists If you do not currently have a family doctor or you would like to change family doctors in order to receive medical services […]
News Release Better Access to Health Services for People in Limoges – Ontario Invests in New Local Health Office October 13, 2016 12:00 P.M. Office of the Premier Premier Kathleen Wynne was in Limoges today to announce that Ontario is supporting […]
The Centre de santé is proud to mark its 25th year of existence. This year is an ideal time to recall what we have been, celebrate what we are and look forward to what we will become! Get all […]
Tous nos clients doivent obtenir un rendez-vous par téléphone avant d’entrer dans l’un des sites du CSCE. Vous n’avez pas de rendez-vous? Téléphonez avant de vous présenter. Merci de votre collaboration.
S.V.P. METTRE UN MASQUE ET LAVER VOS MAINS À VOTRE ARRIVÉE AU CSCE.
All our clients must make an appointment by telephone before entering one of the CSCE sites. You don’t have an appointment? Call before you show up. Thank you for your collaboration.
PLEASE PUT A MASK AND WASH YOUR HANDS WHEN YOU ENTER THE CSCE.