Program overview :

  • Strengthening Primary Care

Participating Teams

Healthcare Excellence Canada invited 20 teams to participate in Strengthening Primary Care, a program designed to improve access to safe, including culturally safe, team-based primary care closer to home and meet the unique needs of northern, rural and remote communities.

Participating organizations and communities will receive:

  • seed funding (up to $50,000 per team)
  • virtual and in-person networking, coaching, and learning events to promote pan-Canadian, regional, and community-level sharing and collaborations
  • resources and capability-building supports
  • measurement and evaluation support
  • opportunities to guide and inform development of new resources to help strengthen team-based primary care

Program activities run from November 2023 to September 2024.

Meet the teams

The following organizations and communities have been invited to participate in the Strengthening Primary Care program.


British Columbia


New Brunswick

Newfoundland and Labrador

Nova Scotia