Located in Stouffville, the Community Health Clinic (CHC) provides health care access for individuals six months and older, regardless of whether or not they have a family doctor. The clinic is nurse practitioner-led and is appointment-based and will continue to operate on weekdays 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Patients will be able to access in-person booked appointments with follow-up care provided when considered necessary and appropriate.
We understand the urgency of your child’s health needs. We offer rapid access to care providers who specialize in paediactric care.
Along with the CHC, Oak Valley Health has partnered with Ontario Health and the EYRND OHT to offer Central Region Virtual Urgent Care Clinic. This clinic operates after hours and is available for those who require timely access to care for urgent, non-life-threatening conditions that can be addressed virtually. This clinic operates daily 1 – 9 p.m. and also has adult and paediatric trained specialists.
Appointments can be booked for same or next day.
Note: the Community Health Clinic is located inside Well Plus Compounding Pharmacy in Stouffville.
Children six months to 18 years
If your child is experiencing any of the following symptoms please proceed to the nearest Emergency Department:
- Fever in infants six months and younger
- Difficulty breathing
- Trouble swallowing
- New onset or severe abdominal pain
- Severe vomiting and/or blood in vomit
- Severe diarrhea and/or blood in stool
- Traumatic injuries (e.g. head injury, fractures, lacerations)
- Severe allergic reaction (anaphylaxis)
- Severe/new onset headache
- Altered level of consciousness, confusion, or behavioural change
If you are unsure of how sick your child is, and unsure if your child needs emergency care, please bring your child to the nearest Emergency Department.
If you are experiencing any of the following symptoms please proceed to the nearest Emergency Department:
- Chest pain or new abdominal pain
- Stroke, such as face drooping, arm weakness, speech difficulties, dizziness, and headaches
- Severe shortness of breath, dizziness/fainting
- Internal bleeding
- Numbness or weakness in arms or legs
- Major trauma
- Pregnancy-related emergencies
- Any serious condition that you feel is getting worse
- Workplace accident
- Other conditions that require emergency care or are life threatening.
Additional services that can be provided include:
- Cancer screening – to arrange PAP smear, colonoscopy, or mammogram
- Prescription renewals
- Work related assessments and notes
- Pregnancy testing