Turning Interest Into Action
Our registered charity was formed in 1983 to help build healthier communities. Our office is located within the Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre in Grand Falls-Windsor. We serve individuals and families accessing the healthcare services of Central Health throughout the central and south coast regions of the island of Newfoundland.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
We are pleased to introduce the members of our volunteer Board of Directors for 2020-2021. These individuals generously share their time and expertise with our charity in order to ensure that our Health Foundation continues to have a positive impact on healthcare throughout our region.
Leon King - President
Lou Alteen - Vice-President
Brenda Cooper - Treasurer
Kris Spurrell - Secretary
Jerry Brett- Director
Jim Evans - Director
Terry Green - Director
Dr. Mark O'Driscoll - Director
Lorne Sutherland - Director
Wanda Yetman, President, Central Newfoundland Regional Hospital Auxiliary
Vanessa Mercer-Oldford, Vice-President, People and Transformation, Central Health
Tom Kendell - Central Health Board of Trustees
The Faces of Our Organization
Since our founding in 1983, South and Central Health Foundation has developed and grown in a positive direction. We’re very proud of our staff, and their abilities to contribute their own unique experience and skills to our success.
(709) 292-2393 (Office)
(709) 572-0658 (Cell)
The South and Central Health Foundation serves individuals living through the southern and central areas of the island of Newfoundland. We cover a geographic area of 35,260 square kilometers from Baie Verte to Lewisporte, Harbour Breton, Buchans through to Grand Falls-Windsor and all points in between. We serve the needs of approximately 60,000 individuals living in over 90 communities.
CENTRAL NEWFOUNDLAND REGIONAL HEALTH CENTRE
Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre (CNRHC) is one of two acute care referral centres in the central region. It has about 130 acute care beds, 15 transitional long-term care beds and offers a number of speciality services including anesthesia, general internal medicine, general surgery, neurology, obstetrics/gynecology, ophthalmology, pediatrics, pathology, psychiatry, urology, radiology, otolaryngology, and dermatology. There are between 45 to 55 full-time physicians, general practice, and specialists providing services in the Grand Falls-Windsor Area. In addition to 24 hour on-site emergency physician coverage, this centre provides advanced diagnostic imaging, laboratory, and other investigative services.
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Air-Tite Sheet Metal Ltd.
Appraisal Central Inc.
Baie Verte Peninsula Health Centre Hospital Auxiliary
Berg Grocery Inc. (Lewisporte Save Easy Store #661)
Bishop's Falls Minor Hockey
BMO - Bank of Montreal St. Alban's
Browning Harvey Limited
Business Development Bank of Canada
Cabra Consulting Ltd.
Canadian Courier Limited (Dooley's Trucking)
Canadian Medical Products Inc.
Canadian Tire Grand Falls-Windsor
Central Newfoundland Hospital Auxiliary
College of the North Atlantic Grand Falls-Windsor
Core Engineering Inc.
Cox & Palmer
Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Foundation
East Coast Laundry Equipment
Our Foundation does not rent, sell or share its donor list with any other organization. Our donor’s personal information is used for receipting purposes and CRA regulations regarding the issuing of charitable receipts. From time to time our Foundation will mail newsletters or information on upcoming events and health program and service needs to our donors.
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