Global Family Care Clinic
Agency: Fraser Health Authority
Provides medical care and social support for newcomers to Canada whose medical needs may be complicated by language, cultural, and knowledge barriers. The clinic provides health management, education and self-management support for individuals and their families and focuses on pregnant women and children under five. The clinic is staffed by a full-time nurse practitioner who works collaboratively with physicians and community service providers. Interpreters are available for appointments as needed in over 150 languages. A referral is required from health or social service providers. This is not a walk-in clinic and service is by appointment only. The clinic is co-located with the Burnaby New Canadian Clinic.
Service is offered in the following language(s): English with interpreters available, in person or by telephone.
Global Family Care Clinic is a collaborative project of Fraser Health Authority and the Burnaby Division of Family Practice.
Client Profile / Eligibility Criteria
Service available to: immigrants, privately sponsored refugees and refugee claimants within their first three years in Canada.
Referral required; referrals are accepted from public health, social service, and settlement providers.
Start Dates / Duration
Hours of operation: Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Program Fee: Free
Phone: (604) 412-6580
Fax: (604) 515-7750
#204 – 7315 Edmonds Street,
Burnaby, BC V3N 1A7