Toronto, ON – February 10, 2022, In recognition of Black History Month, Lifemark Health Group acknowledges and celebrates the accomplishments of Canada’s Black community. As a healthcare company focused on enhancing accessibility and inclusivity, Black History Month also presents an opportunity for Lifemark to take action to create meaningful change.
We continue to support community-led initiatives through a donation to the Black Health Alliance as they work to improve the health and well-being of Black children and families, and create lasting change in Black communities across Canada.
As part of our commitment to improve access to healthcare and increase accessibility to the healthcare profession, we are pleased to announce the Lifemark Scholarships for Black and Indigenous Students.
These scholarships represent an important step forward in our efforts to address existing barriers and challenges, and will provide financial support for students from Black and Indigenous communities who are pursuing post-secondary learning in a recognized Occupational Therapy or Physiotherapy Masters program in Canada.
Applications are now open, with two scholarships being awarded for the fall semester. To find out more and apply, see the links below:
Lifemark Scholarship for Black Students
Lifemark Scholarship for Indigenous Students
“We remain committed to enhancing education and training opportunities, both within our organization and the local communities in which we live and work,” said Peter Stymiest, CEO of Lifemark Health Group. “We are pleased to continue to support the Black Health Alliance, as they drive meaningful and positive change in Black communities across the country. Through the Lifemark Scholarships for Black and Indigenous Students, we are investing in the leaders of tomorrow.”
About Lifemark Health Group
Lifemark Health Group is a market leader in customized healthcare solutions. With over 20 years of service excellence, Lifemark Health Group is one of the largest, most trusted, and most comprehensive providers in Canada. As a national healthcare company, Lifemark Health Group employs over 5,000 highly trained clinicians, medical experts and team members in over 300 locations coast-to-coast. The company aims to be the most innovative healthcare provider in community rehabilitation, workplace health and wellness and medical assessment services.
Lifemark is the rehabilitation division of Lifemark Health Group. As Canada’s largest physiotherapy company, Lifemark is passionate about enriching the health of Canadians through movement. Patients receive quality care from a family of Lifemark brands including pt Health, Physiothérapie Universelle and Pro Physio and Sport Medicine Centres. Lifemark’s experienced clinicians help patients reduce pain, increase mobility and get back to life.
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