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COMMUNITY OUTREACH & CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT PROJECT SUPPORTED BY:

 Community Foundation of Mississauga 

Aurat Health Services gratefully acknowledges the financial support of Brampton and Area Community Foundation for the “Community Capacity Development Project”.

The Brampton and Area Community Foundation (BACF), is an independent, philanthropic organization, is seen as a credible, conservative, self-sustaining organization that provides an effective vehicle for donors and philanthropists to leave a legacy for the long term betterment of their community. They are positioned to realize an ever-increasing influence on the development of Brampton and its surrounding communities. Please visit BACF’s website http://www.bramptonareacf.ca/.

 


COMMUNITY OUTREACH & CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT PROJECT SUPPORTED BY:

 Community Foundation of Mississauga 

Aurat Health Services gratefully acknowledges the financial support of The Pendle Fund at the Community Foundation of Mississauga, a registered charitable public foundation serving the people of Mississauga.

The Community Foundation of Mississauga has been matching acts of caring with community needs since 2001. Working with donors and the broader community, the Foundation invests in building strong and resilient places to live, work and play. By providing effective and efficient endowment options for donors, the Foundation is creating a lasting legacy of community vitality. To find out more about the Community Foundation of Mississauga, visit the web site at www.CFofM.org.

 


 

COMMUNITY OUTREACH & CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT PROJECT SUPPORTED BY:

Scotiabank StartRight Program

Scotiabank StartRight Program.

Scotiabank StartRight Program information:
http://www.scotiabank.com/startright/landing-page.html?intcmp=S1iSTRT0310-001
Phone: 1-866-800-5159

Scotibank Branch:
Unit 301 7700 Hurontario Street
Brampton, ON, L6Y4M3

Ph: (905)-453-7029

 


iNTERVIEW WITH WENDY DOWLING, SUPERINTENDENT OF EDUCATION, PEEL DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD

Date:
1st June 2011

Guest:
Wendy Dowling
Superintendent of Education
Peel District School Board

 


 

iNTERVIEW WITH DR. ALIYA JUNAIDY - CHILDREN'S HEALTH AND WELL-BEING

Date:
21st June 2011

Guest:
Dr. Aliya Junaidy

Topic:

Children’s’ health and well-being

 


INTERVIEW WITH Afshaan Kizilbash, Meghan Nicholls & Gurmeet Ahluwalia

Date:
28th June 2011

Guest:
Afshaan Kizilbash
Development Officer
Community Foundation of Mississauga

Meghan Nicholls
Director, Marketing & Fund Development
The Mississauga Food Bank

Gurmeet Ahluwalia
Board Chair
Seva Food Bank

 


INTERVIEW WITH Dr. Baldev Mutta - CEO, Punjabi Community Health Services

Date:
5th July 2011

Guest:
Dr. Baldev Mutta
Chief Executive Officer
Punjabi Community Health Services

 


INTERVIEW WITH Yumna Khan, Food and Nutrition Educator

Date:
12th July 2011

Guest:
Yumna Khan, Food and Nutrition Educator.
Jennifer McVeigh, Program Coordinator and Registered Dietitian

 


INTERVIEW WITH Staff Sergeant B.J. SaNdhu, Peel Regional Police & DETECTIVE RICK HAWES, REGIONAL FAMILY VIOLENCE COORDINATOR

Date:
26th July 2011

Guest:
Peel Regional Police
Staff Sergeant B.J. Sandhu
Detective Rick Hawes, Regional Family Violence Coordinator

Contact:
905-453-3311 (Peel Regional Police Non-Emergency)
905-453-2121 (Domestic Violence/Abuse)

 


INTERVIEW WITH Dr. MANISH MAINGI, MEDICAL DIRECTOR CARDIOLOGY

Date:
2nd August 2011

Guest:
Dr. Manish Maingi
Medical Director Cardiology
Credit Valley Hospital


INTERVIEW WITH Dr. Ruhi Khan, Family Physician & Mayo Hawco, Executive Director

Date:
9th August 2011

Guests:
Mayo Hawco, Executive Director
Dr. Ruhi Khan, Family Physician

Bramalea Community Health Centre
40 Finchgate Blvd, Suite 224
Brampton, Ontario
L6T 3J1
Phone: 905-451-6959
http://www.bramaleachc.ca

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH Dr. Manazir Walajahi

Date:
16th August 2011

Topic:
Blood Pressure

Guests:
Dr. Manazir Walajahi

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH Debbie Robb, Community Development Officer

Date:
23rd August 2011

Topic:
Healthy Smiles Ontario
Healthy Smiles Ontario is a program for kids 17 and under who do not have access to any form of dental coverage.
If eligible, your kids will get regular dental services at no cost to you.

Guests:
Debbie Robb
Community Development Officer
Region of Peel – Children’s Dental Program
http://www.peelregion.ca/health/dental-health/fin-help4kids.htm
Phone: 905-799-7700

Healthy Smiles Ontario website:
http://www.health.gov.on.ca/en/public/programs/dental/

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH HEATHER CHENG, PHYSIO TIME HEALTH CLINIC

Date:
30th August 2011

Topic:
Neuro Foot Acupressure

Guests:
Heather Cheng

Contact:
Physio Time Health Clinic
www.physiotime.ca
Ph: 905-676-9000

 


INTERVIEW WITH Dr. MALA BAHL, MEDICAL ONCOLOGIST, BREAST CANCER SPECIALIST

Date:
6th September 2011

Topic:
Breast Cancer

Guest:
Dr. Mala Bahl
Medical Oncologist
Breast Cancer Specialist

Ontario Breast Cancer Screening Program:
Website: http://www.cancercare.on.ca/pcs/screening/breastscreening/
Phone: 1-800-668-9304

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH MS. ROHINI, SEXUAL ASSAULT RAPE CRISIS CENTRE OF PEEL

Date:
13th September 2011

Topic:
“Take Back The Night” annual event
Sexual Assault Rape Crisis Centre of Peel

Guest:
Ms. Rohini

Sexual Assault Rape Crisis Centre of Peel
24 hours a day, 7 days a week distress phone line # 905-273-9442

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH AMIRA MASUD, PROGRAM MANAGER, LANGUAGE TRAINING

Date:
20th September 2011

Topic:
The Enhanced Language Training Program, Occupation Specific Language Training Program and Language Instructions for Newcomers to Canada

Guest:
Amira Masud
Program Manager
Language Training (LINC, OSLT, ELT)

Sheridan Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning
http://www.sheridancollege.ca/programs%20and%20courses/immigrants%20and%20newcomers.aspx

Brampton (Davis Campus)
(905) 459 - 7533 Ext 8101

Oakville (STC Campus)
(905) 845 - 9430 Ext. 8101

Mississauga (HMC Campus)
(905) 845 - 9430 Ext. 8101

 


INTERVIEW WITH Dr. NAVEED MOHAMMAD, CHIEF OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE

Date:
27th September 2011

Topic:
Emergency Departments in hospitals

Guest:
Dr. Naveed Mohammad
Chief of Emergency Medicine
William Osler Health System

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH vanita varma, executive director, spectra community support service

Date:
4th October 2011

Topic:
Spectra Community Support Services

Guest:
Vanita Varma
Executive Director

Spectra Community Support Services
http://www.spectrasupport.org/

Distress Line Numbers:

  • Brampton and Mississauga residents, please call: 905-459-7777.  
  • Caledon residents, please call: 905-584-7770.
  • English Distress Lines are open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
  • Multilingual lines are currently open Monday to Friday - 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH Dr. Naveed mohammad, chief of emergency medicine, william osler health system

Date:
11th October 2011

Topic:
Health considerations during Hajj

Guest:
Dr. Naveed Mohammad
Chief of Emergency Medicine
William Osler Health System

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH Nayyar Sultana, multilingual community interpreter services

Date:
18th October 2011


Topic:
Multilingual Community Interpreter Services (MCIS)

Guest:
Nayyar Sultana


Multilingual Community Interpreter Services (MCIS)
http://www.mcis.on.ca/


Phone:
(416) 426-7051
1 (888) 236-8311


Domestic Violence Court Program
MCIS operates a 24-hour emergency interpretation service for the Domestic
Violence Court Program and the Toronto Police Service to assist victims of
Domestic Violence:
(416) 422 5984


Translation Department
(416) 426 7051

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH MARIAM AHMED, COMMUNITY MICROSKILLS DEVELOPMENT CENTRE

Date:
23rd November 2011

Topic:
Community Microskills Development Centre

Guest:
Mariam Ahmed

Microskills contact:
http://www.microskills.ca/

Phone:
Main line
416.247.7181

Women’s Services Specialist
 416-247-7181 ext 2328.

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH CARINE STRONG, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Date:
30th  November 2011

Guest:
Carine Strong
Executive Director

Contact:
http://www.volunteermbc.org/

7700 Hurontario Street, Unit 601
Brampton, ON L6Y 4M3

Phone: 905-238-2622

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH FAISAL MINHAS, MEDICAL CARE STORE

Date:
7th  December 2011

Topic:
Medical Care Store

Guest:
Faisal Minhas

Contact:
905-799 9270 or 1-888-439 9270
www.medicalcarestore.com 

Medical Care Store  range of products include high quality hearing aids (with free hearing aid testing) along with mobility aids such as scooters, power chairs, lift chairs, wheelchairs, walkers and transport chairs, bathroom safety equipment, aids for daily living, blood pressure equipment, back support, pillows and many more.

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH WAHIDA VALIANTE , NATIONAL PRESIDENT OF CANADIAN ISLAMIC CONGRESS

Date:
14th December 2011

Topic:

  1. Call to Action to Eradicate Domestic Violence from Muslim Community.
  2. Niqaab/Burqah related statement by the Government (December 2011).

Guest:
Wahida Valiante is the Chair & National President of the Canadian Islamic Congress. Mrs. Valiante is a Canadian trained social worker and therapist who specializes in couple and family therapy, family mediation, domestic violence, and post-traumatic stress disorder.

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH Kam nagra, certified holistic hutritionist

Date:
21st December 2011

Topic:
Holistic Nutrition

Guest:
Kam Nagra
Certified Holistic Nutritionist - specializing in Ocular nutrition but also covers general nutrition such as - Diabetes, Digestive health, Cardiovascular issues women issues, weight loss, anti-aging and more.
Speaks Punjabi, Hindi and Urdu.

Phone: 416-624-2162.

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH MEHWISH AHMED, BRAMELEA COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTRE

Date:
11th  January 2012

Topic:
Bramalea & Malton Community Health Centre – Services & Eligibility Criteria

Guest:
Mehwish Ahmed

Contact:
Bramalea Community Health Centre
Phone: 905-451-6959
http://www.bramaleachc.ca/

Malton Community Health Centre
Phone: 905-677-9599
http://www.mymalton.ca/en/home.html

Click on the link below to search for a Community Health Centre in your neighborhood:
http://www.aohc.org/index.php?ci_id=3175&la_id=1

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH Mamta Bhasin, BRAMELEA COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTRE

Date:
25th  January 2012

Topic:
A Dietitian’s scope of work and service provision

Guest:
Mamta Bhasin

Contact:
Bramalea Community Health Centre
Phone: 905-451-6959
http://www.bramaleachc.ca/

Four Corners Health Centre
Phone: 905-677-9599
http://www.mymalton.ca/en/home.html

Click on the link below to search for a Community Health Centre in your neighborhood:
http://www.aohc.org/index.php?ci_id=3175&la_id=1

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH ARCHANA NENE, BRAMELEA COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTRE

Date:
1st February 2012

Topic:
Social work, Counseling & Mental Health Services

Guest:
Archana Nene

Contact:
Bramalea Community Health Centre
Phone: 905-451-6959
http://www.bramaleachc.ca/

Four Corners Health Centre
Phone: 905-677-9599
http://www.mymalton.ca/en/home.html

Click on the link below to search for a Community Health Centre in your neighborhood:
http://www.aohc.org/index.php?ci_id=3175&la_id=1

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH MEGHANA CHANSARKAR, REGISTERED DIETITIAN & CERTIFIED DIABETES EDUCATOR

Date:
8th  February 2012

Topic:
Diabetes Education Program

Guest:
Meghana Chansarkar, Registered Dietitian & Certified Diabetes Educator
Varsha Thakar, Medical Office Assistant

Contact:
Bramalea Community Health Centre
Phone: 905-451-6959
http://www.bramaleachc.ca/

Diabetes Education Program Phone: 905-451-8090 ext. 111 (Varsha Thakar)

Four Corners Health Centre
Phone: 905-677-9599
http://www.mymalton.ca/en/home.html
MaltonLive! Newsletter

Click on the link below to search for a Community Health Centre in your neighborhood:
http://www.aohc.org/index.php?ci_id=3175&la_id=1

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH GURPREET KAUR, MEDICAL OFFICE ASSISTANT

Date:
15th  February 2012

Topic:
Registration process at a Community Health Centre

Guest:
Gurpreet Kaur
Medical Office Assistant

Contact:
Bramalea Community Health Centre
Phone: 905-451-6959
http://www.bramaleachc.ca/

Four Corners Health Centre
Phone: 905-677-9599
http://www.mymalton.ca/en/home.html
MaltonLive! Newsletter

Click on the link below to search for a Community Health Centre in your neighborhood:
http://www.aohc.org/index.php?ci_id=3175&la_id=1

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH SHAKA WILLIAMS, Health n smiles dental clinic, bramelea community health centre

Date:
22nd  February 2012

Topic:
Health n Smiles Dental Clinic

Guest:
Shaka Williams

Contact:
Health n Smiles Dental Clinic
Bramalea Community Health Centre
Phone: 905-799-8748
http://www.bramaleachc.ca/

Four Corners Health Centre
Phone: 905-677-9599
http://www.mymalton.ca/en/home.html
MaltonLive! Newsletter

Click on the link below to search for a Community Health Centre in your neighborhood:
http://www.aohc.org/index.php?ci_id=3175&la_id=1

Region of Peel
Information on Peel Seniors Dental Program
905-799-7700

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH AMANDEEP KAUR & Baldev Mutta

Date:
29th  February 2012

Topic:
International Women’s Day Celebrations 2012

Guest:
Amandeep Kaur
Baldev Mutta

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH
Meghana Chansarkar, Registered Dietitian & Certified Diabetes Educator
Varsha Thakar, Medical Office AssistanT

Date:
7th March 2012

Topic:
Diabetes Education Program – Part II

Guest:
Meghana Chansarkar, Registered Dietitian & Certified Diabetes Educator
Varsha Thakar, Medical Office Assistant

Contact:
Diabetes Education Program Phone: 905-451-8090 ext. 111 (Varsha Thakar)

Bramalea Community Health Centre
Phone: 905-451-6959
http://www.bramaleachc.ca/

Four Corners Health Centre
Phone: 905-677-9599
http://www.mymalton.ca/en/home.html
MaltonLive! Newsletter

Click on the link below to search for a Community Health Centre in your neighborhood:
http://www.aohc.org/index.php?ci_id=3175&la_id=1

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH MR. PANKAJ MEHRA, DIRECTOR, INDIA & SOUTH ASIA MARKETS

Date:
4th April 2012

Topic:
Scotiabank – StartRight Program   

Guest:
Mr. Pankaj Mehra
Director, India & South Asia Markets
Multicultural Banking

Mr. Shahzad Khokhar
Branch Manager
Scotiabank, Westwood Mall Branch

Contact:
Scotiabank
Westwood Mall Branch
7205 Goreway Drive
Mississauga, ON. L4T 2T9
Ph:905-678-4304

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH Meghana Chansarkar, Registered Dietitian & Certified Diabetes Educator

Date:
11th April 2012

Topic:
Diabetes Health Fair   

Guest:
Meghana Chansarkar, Registered Dietitian & Certified Diabetes Educator
Anju Rajan, Outreach Coordinator

Contact:
Bramalea Community Health Centre
Phone: 905-451-6959
http://www.bramaleachc.ca/

Diabetes Education Program Phone: 905-451-8090 ext. 111  

Four Corners Health Centre
Phone: 905-677-9599
http://www.mymalton.ca/en/home.html
MaltonLive! Newsletter

Click on the link below to search for a Community Health Centre in your neighborhood:
http://www.aohc.org/index.php?ci_id=3175&la_id=1

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH Afshaan Kizilbash, Development Officer, Community Foundation of Mississauga

Date:
25th April 2012

Topic:
In appreciation of Community Foundation of Mississauga’s support

Guest:
Afshaan Kizilbash
Development Officer
Community Foundation of Mississauga

Information:
The Community Foundation of Mississauga has been matching acts of caring with community needs since 2001. Working with donors and the broader community, the Foundation invests in building strong and resilient places to live, work and play. By providing effective and efficient endowment options for donors, the Foundation is creating a lasting legacy of community vitality. To find out more about the Community Foundation of Mississauga, visit the web site at www.CFofM.org.

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH Hima Soni

Date:
2nd May 2012

Topic:
Just Ideas

Guests:
Hima Soni  is the Corporate Trainer at Just IDEAS. With a Masters in Organizational Psychology and a Certified Life Coach, Hima has also studied numerous other techniques help her understand the elasticity of the human mind.

Shibani Somani is a Transformational Coach at Just IDEAS. Shibani's curiosity to answer some of life's big questions ignited her interest in the metaphysical world. Shibani is a Integrated Clinical Hypnotherapist, Theta Healing, Reiki and Pranic Healer. A firm believer that "the universe conspires to bring to you that, what you believe and desire".

Contact:
Just IDEAS
http://www.justideas.ca

 

 


INTERVIEW WITH MEGHANA CHANSARKAR, REGISTERED DIETITIAN & CERTIFIED DIABETES EDUCATOR

Date:
9th May 2012

Topic:
Diabetes Education Program & Health Fair

Guest:
Meghana Chansarkar, Registered Dietitian & Certified Diabetes Educator
Rafat Saleemi, Registered Diabetes Nurse

Contact:
Bramalea Community Health Centre
Diabetes Education Program
Phone: 905-451-8090 ext. 111  

http://www.bramaleachc.ca/
Four Corners Health Centre
Phone: 905-677-9599
http://www.mymalton.ca/en/home.html
MaltonLive! Newsletter

Click on the link below to search for a Community Health Centre in your neighborhood:
http://www.aohc.org/index.php?ci_id=3175&la_id=1

 


INTERIM FEDERAL HEALTH COVERAGE

Date:
23rd May 2012

Topic:
Interim Federal Health coverage
                Community Services