About TAIBU Community Health Centre

Who We Are

TAIBU Community Health Centre (CHC) is a multidisciplinary, non-for-profit, community led organization established to serve the Black Community across the Greater Toronto Area as its priority population. We are located in the Malvern neighbourhood of Scarborough in Ontario. TAIBU also serves all the residents of the Malvern neighbourhood bounded by McCowan Rd to the West, Pickering Town line to the East, Highway 401 to the South and Steeles Avenue to the North.



TAIBU is a Kiswahili word is used by well-wishers as a greeting that means, “Be in Good Health”. The name encapsulates the vision of TAIBU, which is promoting “healthy, vibrant and sustainable communities creating our own solution.”

TAIBU Community Health Centre provides comprehensive primary healthcare in combination with health promotion programs and activities. We also work in close partnership with other community-based health and social services.

Mission, Vision & Values


TAIBU Community Health Centre is a population based community health centre, which is committed to providing Primary Health Care Services to the Black Community in the GTA as its priority population. TAIBU is situated in the community of Malvern.



Healthy, vibrant and sustainable communities creating our own solutions.



  • We believe that equity is essential to the achievement of a healthy community
  • We recognize the prevalence of anti-Black racism and its impact on the way the community accesses and receives services
  • We believe that cultural competence is a key component in how the organization functions
  • We believe that quality service is integral to our community
  • We are committed to cultivating an environment free of discrimination of any type
  • We believe that the community’s success lies within its inherent strengths and assets

After Hours

TAIBU operates after hours clinical services

If you need to speak to a doctor / a provider when our offices are closed (evenings & weekends)

Please call our clinic number 416.644.3536 and you will be directed to our after hours on call services.

Thank You.