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

We offer regular

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

Dental Services
Feeding Your Baby
Immunizations for Children
Private Drinking Water Testing
Quitting Smoking (Click on the Quitting tab)

What's New

Renfrew office closed December 7

Please note that the Renfrew office will be closed Monday December 7, 2015 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Regular office hours will resume on Tuesday December 8, 2015.

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Protect yourself and others with a free flu shot

News release Free Flu Shot

Schedule of influenza (flu) immunization clinics offered by the Health Unit (PDF 1 page)

See our Influenza page

Online prenatal learning is here

Learn about our new online prenatal education program

Public Health Notes

The Fall 2015 issue of Public Health Notes (for health care providers) focuses on influenza prevention and control.

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

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