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

Flu clinics are over but you can still get your flu shot

Call 613-735-8666 or 1-800-267-1097 extension 597 to book an appointment at one of our immunization clinics.

Clinics and Classes

We offer regular
Immunization Clinics
High School Student Health Centres

Child Health Clinics

Well Baby Drop-Ins
Sexual Health Clinics

See our schedule of Food Safety Courses for 2014.

See our schedule of Prenatal Classes for 2015.

News Releases

See our past news releases


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What's New?

Holiday Hours

The Pembroke office will be closed from 12:00 noon on Wednesday December 24 until 8:30 a.m. on Monday December 29, 2014, and from 12:00 noon on Wednesday December 31 until 8:30 a.m. on Friday January 2, 2015.

The Renfrew office will be closed from Monday December 22, 2014 until 8:30 a.m. on Monday January 5, 2015. For service during this time call 613-732-3629.

Pembroke Office Holiday Hours (PDF)
Renfrew Office Holiday Hours (PDF)

Holiday Schedule for Dropping Off Water Samples

For changes to the schedule for dropping off water samples, see the list of changes (PDF) or visit our Private Drinking Water Testing page.

Healthy Smiles Ontario - A no-cost dental program for children age 17 and under

Check out the eligibility requirements

Information about Ebola Virus Disease

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

Leave the Pack Behind WouldURather Quit and Win Contest is now open

If you are between the ages of 18 - 29 or a college/ university student - Quit, reduce, or stay smoke-free for a chance to win up to $2,500 cash! Register at by January 25.

Four contest categories: 1 Quit smoking completely. 2 Cut back your smoking by 50%. 3 Cut smoking when drinking alcohol. 4 Stay smoke free.

Quick Links

Canadian Food Inspection Agency Salmonella outbreak related to chia seeds

Canadian Food Inspection Agency Food Recalls and Allergy Alerts

Health and Safety Watch