Health Education and Disease Prevention Centre
The new DMHC with also feature our signature Health Education and Disease Prevention Centre (HEDPC).
The goal of the HEDPC is to assist patients in achieving and maintaining health goals through education services that promote health enhancing attitudes, skills, and lifestyle behaviours.
Wide Range of Medical Educational Services
Our HEDPC staff will offer a wide range of educational services and resources that relate to alcohol and other drugs, contraception, dating and domestic violence, sexually transmitted infections, nutritional clinics and fitness promotion, CPR training, self-care, mental health issues, sexual assault and rape, sexual health, stalking, stress management, wellness, and other health issues.
Quality Accessible Health Care Services
The HEDPC will seek to enhance the quality and accessibility of health care services in Windsor Essex through partnerships we will build with surrounding communities, health care professionals and organizations, educational institutions and other interested individuals and agencies.
A particular focus of the HEDPC is to enhance the educational process by minimizing health related barriers to personal development and learning. We shall also focus on providing leading prevention, health promotion, and educational services that enable community members to take full advantage of their learning opportunities to serve as a catalyst to empower them to move towards healthier lifestyle choices and risk reduction practices.