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Manly, Charles Eadie, John A. Gonty, Dr. Joseph Hurley, Dr. Thomas Sicotte, Jules
Snell, Dr. E.
Hall, Dr. Dorothy Ba ttershilI, Dr. J. Elias, John C. Wood, Dr. Wm. J. Elias, John C.
lsi n, Dr. Cyri I Cheng, Dr. Huo
15.10.57 1.8.59 1.7.60 1.10.61 29.8.63 1.6.64
31.5.50 30.11.54 17.5.56 1.8.57 30.11.57 30.4.59 8.7.60 30.6.61 31.8.63
The areas covered at the commencement of the Portage Health 'Unit consisted of the City of Portage la Prairie, Rural Municipality of Portage Itt Prairie and the RuraJ Municipality of North Norfolk. However, over the past years there has been a great expansion. The Portage Health Unit now covers the three above mentioned areas as well as the Village of MacGregor, the Rural Municipality of Grey, Village of St. Claude, Town of Carberry, Rural Munici paHty of North Cypress, Rural Municipality of Cartier and the Rural Municipality of St. Francois Xavier.
The Portage Health Unit is locu ted at 170 Saskatchewan Avenue West, the building constructed in 1950.
THE CHILDREN'S AID SOCIETY OF CENTRAL MANITOBA
Born out of need, and the concern of private individuals for the welfare of neglected children, the CHILDREN'S AID SOCIETY OF CENTRAL MANITOBA was formed May 3 Ist, 1934. The first directorate consisted of J. H. Metcalfe, as president, Henry Pillar, Allan McCallister, J. C. Miller, R. C. Brown, A. B. Fallis, Rev. H. Atkinson, Mrs. H. Stephens, Mrs. A. B. H. Baker, Mrs. T. H. Me Carthy, Mrs. J. Gosman, Mrs. H. Pillar, Mrs. H. Dickson, Mrs. J. Goodale, Portage la Prairie; R. H. Fusee, Mrs. Baroni, Mrs. Gee Curtis, Necpawa; Mrs. VV. Morton, Mrs. Duncan Broadfoot, Hugh Connolly, Gladstone; J. L. Cowle, R. A. Garland, Carberry; Mrs. A. McKinnon, Mrs. George Hay, MacGregor; Duncan Campbell, Aus tin; Reeve Wilfred Metcalfe, Mrs. George Blight, Oakville and Mrs. Robert McDermott, Edwin. Monthly Board meetings were held, plus an annual meeting reviewing the year's 'work.