Services offered outside the CHC by staff and students
Street Outreach - The CHC is part of the Fredericton Outreach Team that includes the Capital Region Mental Health and Addictions Association and the John Howard Society.
The CHC has ongoing partnerships with:
AIDS NB – partners in the needle-exchange program, point of care testing for sexually transmitted and bloodborne infections and Hepatitis C education.
Fredericton Emergency Shelters – staff regularly visit the shelters for the purpose of counseling and education of shelter residents. And residents are regularly referred to the CHC by shelter staff.
Fredericton Community Kitchen – staff visit the community kitchen as part of the outreach program, to connect with clients, provide services on site and inform them of the CHC’s many programs and services.
Fredericton YMCA – the CHC partners with the YMCA on a variety of projects.
Community Action Groupon Homelessness – The clinic is an active member of the CAGH, which advocates on behalf of the homeless in Fredericton. CAGH has developed a 5 year plan to end chronic and episodic homelessness in Fredericton.
Multicultural Association of Fredericton – Many newcomers to Fredericton are referred to the CHC for primary health care services when they first arrive in Fredericton. In addition, employees who begin working in the health care sector access the clinic for immunizations, and Mantoux testing for Tuberculosis.
Public Health - Publicly funded flu vaccine program. Working towards developing a partnership to provide Hepatitis C education to HCV positive clients.
Fredericton Chamber of Commerce – The CHC is an active member of the Chamber, which offers an opportunity to promote the FDCHC in the city and to develop partnerships.
Atlantic College of Therapeutic Massage – students from the college visit the CHC weekly, offering massage treatment to clients.