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Free Income Tax Clinic

Each year, Parkdale CHC hosts a free income tax clinic for low income singles and couples during the months of March and April.  This clinic is presented in partnership with West Neighbourhood House.

Individuals or couples can book an appointment to have a community volunteer assist in the completion of your return.  All volunteers are trained by the Canada Revenue Agency.

To qualify, your total income from 2017 must be less than:

  • $30,000 - if you are single
  • $40,000 - if you are a couple
  • $2,500 extra for each additional person

**We cannot prepare your taxes in our clinic…


Extended Hours for The Needle Exchange Program

The hours for our Needle Exchange have changed. We are now open during the following times:

Monday: 10:00AM - 12:00PM and 1:00PM - 8:00PM

Tuesday:10:00AM - 12:00PM and 1:00PM - 8:00PM

Wednesday: 10:00AM - 11:30AM and 3:00PM - 8:00PM

Thursday:10:00AM - 12:00PM and 1:00PM - 5:00PM

Friday: 10:00AM - 12:00PM and 1:00PM - 4:30PM

The Harm Reduction Exchange Program is open to anyone in the Parkdale community, specifically for substance users and sex workers.  The goal of the program is to reduce the harm associated with substance use by distributing clean supplies (syringes, crack pipes, etc) and provide health promotion concerning HIV/AIDS, Hep C,…


You're Invited to Parkdale Queen West CHC's Annual General Meeting!

Parkdale Queen West Community Health Centre's Annual General Meeting will take place on Tuesday September 26th at The Great Hall at 1087 Queen St. West. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the event will start at 6:00 p.m. Dinner will be provided.

Please RSVP by September 19th to Beth Wierzbicki by telephone at 416-537-2455, ext. 309 (you can leave a voicemail), or via email at Beth.wierzbicki@pchc.on.ca or board@pchc.on.ca.

Click here to view the event poster.


Programming Updates for February

Here's what's on in February:

Please be advised that our telephone extensions have changed. Updated numbers are listed below. 

Harm Reduction Programming:

  • The Kit Group takes place on Tuesdays from 1-3PM in the Board Room. To sign up, please call 416.537.2455, ext 1271, or drop by the Harm Reduction Room on the first floor. 
  • KAPOW takes place Fridays from 10-11:30AM in the Board Room. For more information, please call Victoria at 416.537.2455, ext. 1361. 
  • This…


Want To Join Our Team?

We are currently hiring for the following position:

Parkdale Queen West Community Health Centre committed to reflecting the diversity of the communities it serves. We welcome and encourage applications from all qualified candidates. We thank all applicants for their interest. Those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Please note: Due to the high volume of employment applications received, we are unable to respond to email, phone, or walk-in…