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Names
Alternate Name Community Access Program ; Merrickville Community Health Centre
Former Name Merrickville District Community Health and Service Centre (2011)
Legal Name Merrickville District Community Health and Services Centre
Notes
Public Comments Until the end of the December 2018, the emergency food cupboard will be open Wed 11 am-3 pm or by appointment, and not on Tuesdays as the record indicates.
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Merrickville
Address & Map
354 Read St
Merrickville, ON K0G 1N0
 
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Intersection Main St W and Read St
Mailing Address PO Box 550 
Merrickville, ON K0G 1N0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking north side * three accessible parking spaces
Description and Services
Description (Service) Health centre focused on family and community health 
 
* primary health care services 
* physician and nurse practitioner services 
* nutrition counseling 
* footcare 
* chiropody 
* lung health  
* diabetes education 
* emergency food cupboard  
* flu clinics 
* smoking cessation 
* social work services 
* telemedicine services  
* physical activity programs
Hours Mon, Wed 8:30 am-7:30 pm * Tue, Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Fri 8:30 am-4 pm 
 
Emergency Food Cupboard: Tue 9 am-3 pm
Areas Served Augusta - part ; Elizabethtown-Kitley - part ; Merrickville-Wolford ; Montague - part ; North Grenville - former Oxford-on-Rideau (Burritts Rapids)
Eligibility No restrictions * individuals do not have to be a patient to access the food cupboard
Application Call for information about programs and services. To become a primary care client, register with Health Care Connect by calling 1-800-445-1822 or visit their website at ontario.ca/healthcareconnect
Languages English
Fees Service - for some services ; None - for services insured by the Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) ; Method(s) of Payment Accepted - cash, cheque
Service Categories Community Health Centres ; Food Banks ; Foot Screening ; Nutrition Education ; Physical Therapy ; Podiatry/Foot Care
Waiting List Yes
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-269-3400
Fax 613-269-4958
E-Mail info@rideauchs.ca
Website www.rideauchs.ca
Primary Executive Peter McKenna, Executive Director; Phone: 613-269-3400 ext 224; Email: pmckenna@RideauCHS.ca
Other Details
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (via South East Local Health Integration Network) * Ministry of Community and Social Services
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by the Canadian Centre for Accreditation (CCA)

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