This site contains information about programs and services offered by the Renfrew County and District Health Unit, as well as current public health issues.

Coming Events

Clinics and Classes

2016 Flu Clinics

Breastfeeding Drop-In
Child Health Clinics
High School Student Health Centres
Immunization Clinics
Prenatal Education
Sexual Health Clinics
Well Baby Drop-In

See our schedule of Food Safety Courses for 2016.

News Releases

See our past news releases


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Hot Topics

Updated information on Lyme Disease

What are the immunization requirements for children attending licensed day care and school?

See our Immunizations for Children page for information about immunization requirements for children attending licensed daycare and school.

Dental Services
Feeding Your Baby
Beach Water Testing
Quitting Smoking
Travel Health

What's New?

Wanted! Expectant and new parents

Connect with families and health care providers to talk about how your experiences with health services and programs can be improved. December 8, 2016. More info and registration.

News Releases

November 16, 2016 - Bootleg Fentanyl is in Ontario

November 15, 2016 - Blue-green algae found in Bagot-Long Lake

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Protect yourself and your loved ones by getting the flu shot

It's not too late to get your flu shot. Make an appointment at one of our immunization clinics by calling 613-735-8666 or 1-800-267-1097 extension 666.

Would you like breastfeeding support from another mother?

A Breastfeeding Buddy is a mother who breastfed and can provide telephone support to new or expectant mothers. More information

For more information about our programs and services, call the Health Info Line at 613-735-8666 or 1-800-267-1097 extension 666 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday to Friday excluding holidays.

Quick Links

Canadian Food Inspection Agency Food Recalls and Allergy Alerts

Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines

Cancer Care Ontario Ontario Cancer Facts

Health and Safety Watch

Health Canada - Eating Well with Canada's Food Guide