Every year the NE LHIN provides $208 million to 37 health service providers who deliver programs and services to 80,300 people living in the Cochrane Sub-Region. In addition to LHIN-funded providers, the NE LHIN works with health care and community partners to increase access to care.
Sub-Region Demographic Highlights
- Higher proportion of seniors living alone (30.9%) compared to the LHIN (28.4%).
- Lower proportion of lone parent families (14.3%) compared to the LHIN (16.2%).
- Significantly higher proportion of Francophones (46.4%) compared to the LHIN (23.4%).
- Lower proportion of seniors 65 and older (17.3%) compared to the LHIN (19.8%).
- Slightly higher proportion of youth under 25 (28.1%) compared to the LHIN (26.7%).
- Slightly higher proportion of people identifying as Indigenous (12.7%) compared to the LHIN (11.0%).
- Similar proportion of population having low income (13.2%) compared to the LHIN (13.9%).
- Slightly lower proportion of population having higher education (46.9%) compared to the LHIN (50.4%).
Sub-Region Health Service Provider Overview
- 8 hospitals, 417 beds (including mental health beds)
- 18 home and community care providers (5 regional), 980+ receiving personal support services
77 primary care practitioners, 6 FHTs, 2 CHCs, 3 nursing stations
9 mental health and addictions providers, plus 3 hospitals providing services
7 long-term care homes, 704 beds
2 public health units – Porcupine Health Unit, Sudbury & District Health Unit