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 the surrounding area attended the event which included a cocktail buffet and music.
Place 649 is an establishment that houses five businesses and organizations from Eastern Ontario: Centre de santé communautaire de l’Estrie (CSCE), Embrun Smiles Family Dentistry, The Co-operators | philryan.ca Insurance and Investment Company, Notre-Dame Pharmacy and Robillard Hearing Centre.
“It is with pride and eagerness that Place 649 opens its doors to the public,” said Philippe Ryan, consultant/owner of the building and The Co-operators agency. This is an opportunity to visit our offices, and to network with members of the business and rural community in Eastern Ontario.”
Mayor of the Township of Russell, Pierre Leroux, said: “We are pleased to welcome the new businesses in Place 649. The rapid growth of the Township of Russell offers new opportunities for entrepreneurs and creates new options for our residents. It’s a great success for the whole community, congratulations!”
“The Centre de santé crew is very happy to be a partner in this building and provide health care programs and services such as primary care, mental health, aging at home, diabetes education, health promotion, nutrition and community health for the Embrun and area population,” says Marc Bisson, CSCE Executive Director. Our model of health and wellbeing put the people and the community at the center, to help identify and address social determinants of health and build healthier individual and communities.”