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Construction site of Bowen Island Community Health Centre

Recent News

Bowen Island Community Health Centre to offer a range of on-island primary health care services

Many Islanders have been working hard to bring the vision of the Bowen Island Community Health Centre to life.

Community Health Centre construction site Photo: Dan Parke

Bringing health care close to home.

Thankfully, more access to health care choices close to home is just around the corner. The Bowen Island Community Health Centre is no longer an idea — it’s happening.

Health Centre board members standing with shovels at site

Bowen Island Health Centre building under way

After years of reports and planning, millions in fundraising and on the coattails of hundreds upon hundreds of volunteer hours, it’s time to build the Bowen Island Health Centre.

Suzanne Saatchi standing outside

Suzanne Saatchi to lead Community Health Centre

The Bowen Island Health Centre Foundation is pleased to announce that Suzanne Saatchi has assumed responsibilities as full-time executive director.

Improving access to health care for people on Bowen Island

BC Provincial Government press release: Government is supporting the Bowen Island Health Centre Foundation and its work to improve and increase access to timely, accessible team-based health care for people living on Bowen Island.

Meet the Health Centre Foundation’s new members

The Bowen Island Health Centre Foundation recently added key bench strength to the volunteer board with three new members. Gordon Orlikow, Greg Shepherd, and Sandra Guarascio bring a mix of experience and skills to support the Board’s transition to full operation.

Bowen’s Health Centre finally owns its land

Read the local news update in the Bowen Island Undercurrent about how the Foundation secured land for the Community Health Centre.

Community Health Centre seeks location

Local coverage of the Bowen Island Community Health Centre seeking new location for building site.