The full interview with bonus material:
On April 5, 2021, the new rural outreach clinic in Colborne was open for business. A month before, officials gathered to mark the completion of the new facility. Through a collaboration between the municipality and the Ontario Health Team, the clinic will be offering mental health services, foot care, diabetes education, and a host of other programs aimed at improving access to health care.
In this interview with Consider This Northumberland, Cramahe Township Mayor Mandy Martin talks about the unique opportunity and the efforts by all parties to make this clinic a reality. It is the county’s first rural outreach clinic and was a major promise of the Northumberland Ontario Health Team when it was created.
Martin will also talk about the vaccination rollout in Northumberland, elaborating on comments she posted on Facebook, as well as talk about how local businesses in the township are coping with the most recent lockdown.
Originally aired: April 9, 2021