Compass Community Health
Multicultural Programs

A variety of programs, beneficial for integration into the community.

Viva La Vida: A seven week workshop for men and women who speak Spanish who have experienced depression. Learn skills and strategies to achieve mental wellness.

A Mi Salud: Open to Latin American women. This program is beneficial for social interaction, health and language education and learning about Canadian culture.

Twinning Program: The twin volunteer and the twin newcomer meet once a week for two hours at an arranged public location to engage and promote conversational English. The volunteer also provides information and assists the newcomer to become familiar with the city and resources available.

Third Youth: Program to facilitate the process of adjustment and integration of Latin-American seniors into Canadian society.

438 Hughson St N
Hamilton, ON
L8L 4N5
Hours: Health Centre: Mon-Thurs 8am-8pm, Fri 8am-4pm
Meetings: A Mi Salud: 2nd and 4th Wed of the month 5:30pm-7:30pm
Phone: 905-523-6611 x2000


All newcomer and immigrant groups * Individuals and families with no health card or medical insurance


Call for more information and registration.




Fully Accessible


English; French; Spanish; Interpretive Services - Arabic; Italian; Portuguese; Somali; Turkish; Vietnamese; Persian; Bangoli; Dari; Urdu; Albanian;

Primary Contact Person

Nora Melara-Lopez, Social Worker

Areas Served

Hamilton (City of)

Agency Type

Non Profit