Immigrant Services Society of British Columbia (ISSofBC)

ISSofBC is one of the largest immigrant-serving agencies in Canada. every year, ISSofBC supports more than 20.000 people with a broad range of services through 16 offices located in Metro Vancouver and across BC. ISSofBC provides streamlined access to services for newcomers under one roof. Access to care is a major need among newcomers, especially … More Immigrant Services Society of British Columbia (ISSofBC)

Kudoz

Kudoz is a platform that matches youth and adults with cognitive disabilities to community members throughout Greater Vancouver in order to share splendid and delightful experiences in communities. Kudoz is designed to deliver better outcomes for youth and adults with a cognitive disability and to shatter social stigma. It’s about developing a deeper sense of … More Kudoz

Foundry North Shore

Foundry’s strategy of integrated community care breaks down silos and improves access to care for young people with complex mental health and substance use conditions. This approach bridges gaps in the system and allows young people to access all services that they need, simply by entering one door. Like all Foundry centres, Foundry North Shore … More Foundry North Shore

Vancouver Native Health Society

Located in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside, the Vancouver Native Health Society (VNHS)’ s mission is to improve and promote the physical, emotional and spiritual health of individuals, particularly focusing on the urban Indigenous Community of Greater Vancouver. VNHS’s approach to health is holistic so that we can proactively address the social determinants of health rather than … More Vancouver Native Health Society

Compassionate Communities Canada

Compassionate Communities is a social model of palliative care, rooted in community development processes. It is a theory of practice for Health Promoting Palliative Care, developed to form policy and practice coalitions of support for everyone affected by end-of-life events. This is achieved through the empowerment of community members and stakeholders, increase in death literacy, … More Compassionate Communities Canada

Caring Community

Caring Community promotes collaboration between different members of the community, capitalizing on the ability of patients and citizens to create social connections and take care of each other. The mission is to partner with patients, citizens, clinicians and decision-makers to bridge community and professional care. Patient and citizen partners meet with patients on a regular basis … More Caring Community

Southcentral Foundation’s Nuka System of Care

Southcentral Foundation (SCF) is an Alaska Native customer-owned health care system responsible for providing health care and related services to approximately 65,000 Alaska Native and American Indian people in Alaska’s Cook Inlet region. SCF operates the Nuka System of Care, which is a customer-driven, relationship-based health care system. In the Nuka System, the Alaska Native … More Southcentral Foundation’s Nuka System of Care

Synthesis Reports

The synthesis report Making the Case for Integrated Community Care is designed as a report of the documents, disscussions and learnings of the 1st Transnational Conference on Integrated Community Care that took place in Hamburg, Germany on 24-26 September 2018. The synthesis report Towards People-Driven Care is designed as a report of the documents, disscussions and learnings … More Synthesis Reports

Port Büsum

Health Centre Port Büsum is part of the wider network of PORT registered centres (the Community Health Center Port Hohenstein is another example). It is owned by the municipality and provides multi-professional, continuous care to its community of app. 8000 inhabitants and app. 6000 tourists every year. Motivated by the shortage of primary care physicians, … More Port Büsum