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8th Anniversary Celebration – 245 Queen Health Services Site

On January 23/2017, the clients and staff celebrated the 245 Queen Street Health Services site 8th Anniversary.  The centre wore a festive look with balloons and colourful streamers providing a celebratory atmosphere. Kiran Rehan, Manager – Health Services, addressed the gathering and talked about how the program and services of this location has grown over(…)

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Thank you to all of our donors and supporters!

Thank you to all of our donors and supporters!

We are very fortunate to have wonderful donors and supporters that believe in our mission to support our growing communities.  At Indus we strive to provide client-centered services relating to Health, Family and Newcomer services.  Your gifts have helped our agency to enhance our programs and offerings. The community’s support assists our staff with extra(…)

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Greetings from the CEO

Greetings from the CEO

Hello everybody and welcome to Indus Community Services’ first ever electronic newsletter!  Our staff team has been busy in 2017 aligning our community engagement strategy to our new brand. We’ve been very pleased with the support and positive reaction of all our stakeholders to the new name and all that has gone with it. Thank(…)

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South Asian Community Engagement Forum

South Asian Community Engagement Forum

The third annual South Asian Community Engagement Forum organized by Heart House Hospice, Bethell House and Punjabi Community Health Services was held on February 7, 2017. The theme of the forum was ‘Caring for the Caregiver’. The day provided a tremendous opportunity for caregivers to expand their skills and knowledge for providing care to the South Asian Community.  Sita Jayaraman,  Director Community Services – Indus presented a session on(…)

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Get ready for the Marathon!

Get ready for the Marathon!

Indus Staff & Board Members have accepted the challenge and will be participating again this year in the upcoming Mississauga Marathon in May. Staff, family and friends are forming their teams to walk and run in support of Indus. Last year the team raised over $ 5,000 and this year have a goal to raise(…)

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New – Assisted Bathing Program

New – Assisted Bathing Program

Indus Community Services has recently enhanced its Adult Day Services (ADS) program with the addition of an Assisted Bathing program.  This service is currently being offered at our Health Services site at 245 Queen Street East, Brampton.  This program caters to at risk individuals who are unable to care for themselves due to physical limitations(…)

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Indus Youth Learning Club

Indus Youth Learning Club

 Who wants to do homework? We were unsure how many students would say “WE DO” when we launched our first pilot session of the Indus Youth Learning Club in January at our Mississauga site. However, we were thrilled with the response from our young learners – 20 young students signed up within the very first(…)

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Celebrating 5 Years with SCoP!

Celebrating 5 Years with SCoP!

Indus Community Services, as an onsite partner at the Safe Centre of Peel (SCoP), Brampton celebrated the Centre’s 5th anniversary in January 2017. We are part of a team of agencies that support individuals who experience violence and abuse. We have a settlement counsellor, court support worker and itinerant violence against women prevention counselor on site.(…)

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