Air Quality – Niagara & Hamilton regions (June 8 2023) Our regions (Niagara & Hamilton) are currently under a Special Air Quality Statement from the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources. Smoke plumes from forest fires in Quebec and northeastern Ontario have resulted in deteriorated air quality. Poor air quality will persist into the weekend. Wildfire smoke can be harmful to health even at low […] International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia – May 17 Press Release – Welland (Ontario) Today, May 17, is International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia. On this occasion, it is important to not only reinforce the fight against all forms of discrimination, but also to celebrate every action taken to protect the rights of people in the 2SLGBTQIA+ community. The Centre de santé communautaire Hamilton/Niagara […] Sexual Assault Prevention Month in Ontario: A Time to Raise Awareness Press release – Welland (Ontario), May 1st 2023  May is Sexual Assault Prevention Month in Ontario. The Centre de santé communautaire Hamilton/Niagara is taking this opportunity to emphasize the importance of raising awareness of the devastating impact of crime and mobilizing in support of victims and survivors. Sexual violence affects one in three Canadian women.  […] Volunteering Weaves Us Together – National Volunteer Week On the occasion of National Volunteer Week, under the theme Volunteering Weaves Us Together, we would like to express our gratitude to the many volunteers who share their time with the Centre de santé communautaire Hamilton/Niagara’s family with such generosity and passion. These 349 active volunteers work hard to promote the mission and values of […] Earth Day – April 22, 2022 Have you ever heard of eco-anxiety? It’s the effect that climate change is having on our mental health, and it’s gaining ground and affecting more and more of us. A growing number of us are experiencing symptoms of anger, stress, sadness and even insomnia! This year’s Earth Day campaign asks us to take action and […] Human Trafficking Awareness Day February 22 is Human Trafficking Awareness Day. Did you know that family members and friends play a crucial role in supporting victims and survivors of  human trafficking? To end human trafficking, loved ones and especially parents are encouraged to take 3 concrete actions to help make a difference: Learn about human trafficking Be alert for […] French Virtual Celebration of International Women’s Day March 8 It is with great pleasure that the Centre de santé communautaire Hamilton / Niagara invites you to our French virtual celebration of International Women’s Day this Tuesday, March 8, 2022 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. This year’s theme is Ode to the Woman I Am: Inspiration from the Feminine and we are pleased to welcome […] Art Contest for Black History Month Take out your colored pencils, brushes & paints, glitter or other art materials you have to create your masterpieces in honor of Black History Month! Dina, our resident artist, created this beautiful portrait of Angela Davis, a feminist and human rights activist, philosophy professor and true anti-racism icon, and we are asking you to add your […] Let us honor the past to inspire the future. Press release – Welland (Ontario), February 1st 2022 Each February, during Black History Month, the Centre de santé communautaire Hamilton/Niagara family and the rest of North America are invited to take part in celebrations and activities highlighting the accomplishments and impact that Black communities have had on history and their imprint on our social fabric. […] Come work with us! We are recruiting! Here is the new promotional video featuring our Executive Director, France Vaillancourt. She is right that the CSCHN is an employer of choice offering excellent benefits and a rewarding work environment. If you are bilingual and are looking for your next career move, visit: