Proceeds raised from our Charity Walk for Health will support Carefirst’s social, health care and supportive services. Your generous contributions will also support our exciting Capital Campaign project, the One-Stop Access Multi-Services Centre. This state-of-the-art hub will integrate community support, social and health care services under one roof. Located conveniently at 300 Silver Star Blvd., the comprehensive multi-disciplinary centre will enhance access to a wide range of services for the residents of Scarborough and adjacent areas. The 52,000 square foot space will house a Social Services Wing, Medical Wing and Transitional Care Wing.
In our first year of operation, we expect to serve 66,000 individual visits! Our clients include:
  • Seniors – To promote and expand our services including medical care, acute care, home health care, transportation, Chronic Disease Management and Wellness Programs, etc.
  • Chinese, Asian and South-Asian communities  To provide linguistically relevant social and primary health services.
  • Immigrants/New residents – To support their integration into Canadian society by facilitating social, recreational, information and referral services.
  • Youth – To provide them with learning and volunteering opportunities.
Our goal is to promote population health and wellness, to enrich the wellbeing of seniors, and to enable them to live healthier and more independent lives.
This is our commitment.