Department of Family and Community Medicine and St. Michael’s Academic Family Health Team

Community engagement

Cian Knights
Cian Knights, community engagement specialist. (Photo by Katie Cooper)

Community engagement, which involves building relationships and partnering with community-based organizations, service providers, other health organizations and community residents, is an important part of our work.

This allows us to better promote wellness among our patients and to reach individuals or groups in our catchment who may face some forms of marginalization and barriers to accessing health services.

Check out this Q&A with our team’s community engagement specialist, Cian Knights, for more information.