Board Member - Davenport-Perth Neighbourhood and Community Health Centre
DPNCHC is a non-profit neighbourhood and community health centre located in the West Central area of Toronto in the Davenport Riding. Our mission states, Davenport-Perth Neighbourhood and Community Health Centre provides integrated, accessible health and community services for individuals and families in our community who experience social and economic barriers, to ignite change, improve lives, and strengthen the community. We offer a range of services that include: primary health care and health promotion programs for adults, seniors, children and youth, settlement services, and literacy programs.
The Davenport-Perth Neighbourhood and Community Health Centre is currently recruiting board members who can attend monthly board meetings, participate on a board subcommittee and participate in other Board and community events. Board members have an opportunity to contribute to the welfare of the communities DPNCHC serves, develop valuable skills, and help improve lives. Candidates may have an interest and/or expertise in the following areas;
- Social justice
- Community development
- Primary care health care
- Strategic thinking
- Financial planning/budgets
- Knowledge of Davenport
- West community
We have spots available for both associate (outside our catchment area see below) and community board members who live within the following boundaries:
- Bloor Street to the south
- The CN/CP rail tracks to the west
- Rowntree, Morrison Aves and St. Clair Ave West to the north
- Bathurst St to the east
DPNCHC encourages applications from candidates whose backgrounds are diverse in terms of culture, race, language, religion, class, gender/sexual orientation and ability.
Interested applicants should submit a resume and/or letter of interest by to:
Board Development Committee
Davenport-Perth Neighbourhood and Community Health Centre
1900 Davenport Rd.
Toronto, Ontario M6N 1B7
For more information, contact Khadijah Mabayeke, Executive Assistant at (416) 656-8025 ext. 405.
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