In The Community

CBI – Portland Physiotherapy Health & Wellness is locally owned and operated.

We believe in giving back to our profession and our community, here are just some of the ways that we give back:

In the Community:

We are active members of the Downtown Dartmouth Business Commission.

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We are proud to sponsor Hole #4 at Brightwood. Portland Physiotherapy is also a Corporate Member of Brightwood Golf Club

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100 Women Who Care – Members

                                                                                                                                        

Feeding Others of Dartmouth: Margaret’s House

margarets_house2Feeding Others of Dartmouth: Margaret’s House is a non-profit organization that provides nutritious meals to under privileged adults, aged 16 and up, in Dartmouth. Many are physically and/or mentally challenged and most are unemployed. Feeding Others receives donations from the local churches in the form of food prepared for a day or monetary donations. Many of the churches donate one meal a month, while others send volunteers. They also receive donations from the food bank, as well as equipment donations of clothes, blankets, toys, shoes, and books from the public. Donations from Feed Nova Scotia are brought in daily and given out to the men and women who frequent Margaret’s House.

A hot lunch is offered 7 days a week from 12:00p – 12:30p, while suppers are only offered Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays from 4:30p – 5:00p, to accommodate those you can’t participate in the lunch program. On average 80-100 people are fed every day. A nurse visits twice a week to conduct routine check-ups on the participants.

                                                                                                                                                    

Our Team in the Community

We encourage and support our team members with community involvement.

Joy Moore – Professional Involvement

  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities Surveyor since 2008.
  • Present Chair of the Nova Scotia Private Practice Division, member since 1991; Treasurer 1993-1995
  • Membership of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association
  • Board member of NS Physiotherapy Association 2012 to present.
  • Board member of the Vocational Rehabilitation Association from 2006 to 2012.
  • Secretary NS Branch of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association from 1998 to 2000.

Moire McLellan – Professional Involvement

  • Membership of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association
  • Board member of NS Physiotherapy Association 2015 to present