North Lanark Community Health Centre

Site: Lanark

Service: Lanark Renfrew Lung Health Program

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Alternate Name Lung Health
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Lanark
Address & Map
207 Robertson Dr
Lanark, ON K0G 1K0
 
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Intersection George St and Robertson Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Assessment, spirometry (breathing testing), education, development of an action plan and follow-up care for clients with asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) * Registered Respiratory Therapist/Certified Respiratory Educators (CREs), Clinical Health Promoters and Primary Care Practitioners provide assistance with managing symptoms, smoking cessation

STOP nicotine replacement therapy program: clients who want to stop smoking can receive up to 26 weeks of nicotine replacement therapy coupled with individual counseling and support

Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program: eight-week program (twice per week) for clients with COPD including exercise, education and support. Available in Almonte, Barry's Bay, Kemptville and Perth.
Hours Mon, Tue, Wed 8 am-6:30 pm * Thu, Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Renfrew County
Eligibility Residents of Lanark County * Pulmonary rehabilitation program: individuals with COPD
Application Call for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Condition Specific Rehabilitation Services ~ Asthma ; Condition Specific Rehabilitation Services ~ Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease ; Pulmonary Function Screening ; Smoking/Vaping Cessation ; Therapeutic Exercise ~ Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Waiting List Yes, length varies according to program.
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-259-2182
Toll Free Phone 1-866-762-0496
Fax 613-259-5235
E-Mail info@nlchc.on.ca
Website www.nlchc.on.ca
Primary Contact Christina Dolgowicz, Lung Health Coordinator; Phone: 613-259-2182 ext 2339; Email: cdolgowicz@nlchc.on.ca
Primary Executive John Jordan, Executive Director, Lanark Renfrew Health & Community Services; Email: jjordan@lrhcs.ca
Alternate Executive Amy Vanderspank, Director of Finance; Email: amy@lrhcs.ca
Other Details
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (via Champlain Local Health Integration Network (LHIN)) ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 136054095 RR0001
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Canadian Centre for Accreditation * Member of the Association of Ontario Health Centres

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