COVID-19 Information
for Grand Bend & Area

This page contains information and resources to stay safe and connected during the pandemic.

Stay home, stay safe!

You are not alone, we are in this together! No truer words have been said than now during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Grand Bend Area Community Health Centre is working with community partners, public health and government ministries to ensure your health and safety are protected during this unprecedented time. We welcome all area residents to contact us for medical and mental health assistance.

This COVID-19 page contains essential links to public information and resources that you will need to come through the pandemic safe and sound. If you know of a good resource, particularily in the Grand Bend area, please email us so that we can include it here.

Above all, we recommend everyone stay home as much as possible, and if you have to go out, keep 6 feet away from other people to stay safe! ~ Cate Melito, CEO

PS: Dr. Englert has important words for all of us – please check out his video message.

We Are Open!

All Grand Bend area residents requiring urgent care may access both primary care and allied health services at the Centre during the COVID-19 pandemic.
(Even if you don’t have a family doctor at the Centre.)

Please Call First

Grand Bend: 519-238-2362   |   Hensall: 519-262-3140

If you have a family doctor in another practice, please contact them before calling us.

Primary Care

  • Physicians
  • Nurse Practitioners

Allied Health Services

  • Mental Health Services
  • Registered Dietitian
  • Diabetes Education
  • Better Breathing Team
  • Rehabilitation Therapy
    • Physiotherapy
    • Occupational Therapy
    • Kinesiologist

From Our Blog

GBACHC has opened a COVID-19 Assessment Centre

GBACHC has opened a COVID-19 Assessment Centre

On May 19, 2020, the Grand Bend Area Community Health Centre (GBACHC) opened a COVID-19 Assessment Centre with a drive-up testing site. The testing site is open Monday to Friday from 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm, excluding statutory holidays. ​People who believe they have...

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COVID-19 Precautions at GBACHC

COVID-19 Precautions at GBACHC

The Grand Bend Area Community Health Centre (GBACHC) is taking precautions to reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus. When patients/clients register at the GBACHC, they will be asked if they have a cough, fever or are experiencing breathing difficulties. If the...

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Community Resources & Supports

Ontario Health - COVID-19 Self Assessment, Test Results & More

Ontario Health - COVID-19 Self Assessment, Test Results & More

Grand Bend Pandemic Support

Grand Bend Pandemic Support

Lambton Shores COVID-19 Updates

Lambton Shores COVID-19 Updates

Huron Perth Public Health COVID-19 Update

Huron Perth Public Health COVID-19 Update

Lambton Public Health COVID-19 Information

Lambton Public Health COVID-19 Information

Masks Can Help But...

Masks Can Help But...

Grand Bend Community Foundation Emergency Relief Fund

Grand Bend Community Foundation Emergency Relief Fund

COVID-19 Frauds & Scams Webinar

COVID-19 Frauds & Scams Webinar

COVID-19 and Diabetes

COVID-19 and Diabetes

The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health - COVID-19 Resources

The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health - COVID-19 Resources

Wellness Together Canada - Mental Health & Substance Use Support

Wellness Together Canada - Mental Health & Substance Use Support

Financial Help for Canadians Affected by COVID-19

Financial Help for Canadians Affected by COVID-19

Hand Hygiene Best Practices

Hand Hygiene Best Practices

Videos & Presentations