Application for Funds

Written by rhchc on May 16th, 2019


  • 2019 Application for Funds: Rawdon Hills Community Health Centre

    What is the purpose of these funds? Funds are available to support projects that advance community priorities (catchment of the Rawdon District School). The intent is to support initiatives to offer programs that address community needs.

  • Who can apply? Non-profit community groups and organizations that are registered charities with the Canada Revenue Agency.

    Groups that cannot apply are: individuals, for profit groups/organizations and, Provincial and Federal Government Departments. These groups may be partners in projects that apply as long as the applicant is a non-profit and the partnership is community-led by a registered charity.

    How can I apply? You must fill out this application (below) or see below about how to get a paper copy:

    How to submit an application? Applications can be submitted online, by email or mailed to:

    Janelle Frail
    84 Old Trunk 14
    Upper Rawdon, NS B0N 2N0
    T 902 430 6486

    Kathy VanderKooi
    3530 Highway 202
    Upper Nine Mile River, NS B2S 3A7
    T 902 483 6294 

    When is the application deadline? Must be received by email/mail no later than June 30 at 11:59PM.

    What if I have questions about the application or need assistance filling it out?Applicants can contact Janelle Frail or Kathy VanderKooi at the phone/emails provided above prior to submitting the application.

    What are the typical amount(s) of grants awarded? Grants range anywhere from $250 to $10,000. Larger requests may be considered on a case-by-case basis.

    When will I know whether or not our application has been successful? Applications will be reviewed by the Board in July and August. All applicants will be notified by September 30th.

    When will I have to use the money by? Successful organizations will strive to spend their funds within 12 months of receiving it. Cheques must be cashed within 30 days of receipt.

    What can a grant be used for? To support your local organization for youth, seniors, and various community members, etc. to purchase materials and equipment, run programs or events, rent space and buy food, etc.




Three Theatre Dramas for your Enjoyment!

Written by rhchc on July 4th, 2018

 When: July 20th     7 pm

            July 22nd    2 pm

Where: Rawdon District Fire Hall

             3869, Hwy 14, Upper Rawdon

Price: $20.00


Come out and enjoy….Three Theatre Dramas!

Ghost for Rent


5 Ex-Wives in ICU


Sponsered  by the Rawdon Hills Health Association


Call Corinne Williams at 902-632-2650 or  Shirley Nicoll at 902-632-2454 for tickets


Come and enjoy a meal and some great laughs!









RHCHC Transitions

Written by rhchc on April 27th, 2017

 To learn more about RHCHC transitions, click on the links below: 

" Delivering health care differently" – Before it’s News, 2013


"Take rural health to the next level" – Solidarity Halifax, 2014


Call for expansion of CHCs in Nova Scotia – Take rural health to next level, NS Association of Community Health Centres, 2015

Rural Community Health Centre fighting for its survival – Mediacoop, 2015

Researchers call for Nova Scotia to invest in CHCs – NS Association of Community Health Centres, 2016


Virgil’s Family Reunion! Dinner Theatre

Written by rhchc on November 2nd, 2016
Virgil and the Gang are Back!
Saturday, November 19th     2pm
Saturday, November 26th     2pm

Where? Rawdon District Fire Hall

Tickets $20 each. To purchase, contact:

Paulette 632-264

Corinne  632-2650

Shirley    632-2454


Come out and join the fun and laughs!



New Events for our Communities!

Written by rhchc on October 5th, 2016

New Events Coming Up!

WHAT: Online Banking Security with Troy Blair from Scotiabank

WHERE: Lower level of the Centre

WHEN: Wednesday, October 19, 10 am – 12 pm


What: Flu Clinic

Where: at the Health Centre (Lower Level)

When: Saturday, October 22, 2:30 to 5:30

Important Information: 

-In order to receive the flu vaccine, you must bring your Nova Scotia Health card
-Wear a short-sleeved shirt or a shirt that can be easily rolled up 
-Children under 5 cannot be vaccinated at this clinic 
See you there!







Blood Collection Service

Written by rhchc on June 17th, 2016
Rawdon Hills Community Health Centre Blood Collection Service
Effective June 29, 2016 the Blood Collection Service will be
closing at the Rawdon Hills CHC Site.

We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your continued support.
Board of Directors

Rawdon Hills Community Health Centre Assoc.


Annual General Meeting – Date Change to March 30th

Written by rhchc on February 12th, 2016

Rawdon Hills Community Health Centre will hold its Annual General Meeting……..

When: Wednesday, March 30

Where: Rawdon Gold Mines Hall

Time: 7 p.m.

We invite all to attend – refreshments will be served.

Services at the Rawdon Hills Community Health Centre

Written by rhchc on February 12th, 2016

The Rawdon Hills Community Health Centre continues to offer the following services to community members:

Blood Collection:                    Wednesdays  7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.

Foot Clinic:                              Call Cyndy Withrow to book an appointment – 902-632-2971

East Hants Learning Centre:  Call 902-883-1608

Sweats Gym:                            Open daily on the lower level of the centre.

Hants County Community Access Network: 902-792-1758





Community Health Survey – It’s Your Chance to Help Make Your Community Healthier!

Written by rhchc on October 27th, 2015

Click HERE to Take the Survey!

The Community Health Boards of Colchester East Hants and Cumberland are preparing to write their next Community Health Plan in the Fall of 2016. We want to help you make your communities healthier!

This survey is one way the CHBs will collect information about the health needs in the community. In order to do that, we need your input and ideas to help us understand the people in our commu-nities. The purpose of your Community Health Boards is to be your voices we need to hear from you so we can inform the No-va Scotia Health Authority about your health promotion priorities.

Completing this survey should take less than 15 minutes. You might win a prize – grocery cards! To enter prize draw for a grocery card, send name and phone number

Walk In Flu Clinic

Written by rhchc on October 14th, 2015

There will be a walk in flu clinic at the Rawdon Hills Community Health Centre 



TIME:    1 P.M. TO 6 P.M.




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