Community Transcultural Support Services (CTSS)

PMNCH constituency

Non-governmental organization

Focal point

Dr. Amy Ng

Position

President and founder of CTSS

Health focus

  • Maternal health
  • Newborn and child health care support services.
  • Parental health support services
  • Infant and child care support services
  • Child health problems or diseases
  • Navigating maternal and children health services in various languages.

Mission statement

Our services include health navigation services and health education to promote community health by using appropriate cultural and linguistic skills, which help ethnic health customers make sense of the Western medicine to their cultural understanding. The ultimate objective of our organization is to reduce health disparities due to the cultural and linguistic barriers between the regional health professionals and ethnic populations.

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GENERAL INFORMATION

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GENERAL INFORMATION

Organization e-mail:

N/A

Full address:

90 Mount Robson Close, S.E.
Calgary, Alberta T2Z 2E3

Country:

Canada

Telephone:

+011 403 257-0235

Number of staff:

1

Scope of work:

Community

Year established:

2010

WHO Region:

AMRO