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

We offer regular
Immunization Clinics
High School Student Health Centres

Child Health Clinics

Well Baby Drop-Ins and
Sexual Health Clinics
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See our schedule of Food Safety Courses for 2014.

See our schedule of Prenatal Classes for 2014.

Newsletters

Get the latest issue of our newsletters for workplaces, schools and health care providers.

To get on our electronic mailing list, send a request to nwoodtke@rcdhu.com.

Hot Topics

Breastfeeding

Dental Services

Immunizations for Children

Immunizations in Schools

Private Drinking Water Testing

Quitting Smoking (Click on the Quitting tab)

 

 

 

 

 

 

What's New?

Ebola Virus Disease

Community Flu Shot Clinics Start Soon

2014 Flu Clinic Schedule (PDF)

For more information see our Influenza page.

Renfrew County selected for Healthy Kids Community Challenge Funding

Four years of funding to promote healthy living to children and youth in our County

BLUE-GREEN ALGAE FOUND - Algonquin Park

Ontario Parks has advised that algae blooms are present on both Dickson Lake and Lake Lavieille in Algonquin Park.

Ontario Parks has closed both lakes to campers and advisories are being issued to park visitors. For information on blue-green algae:

Dickson Lake and Lake Lavieille closed to travel and camping - Algae bloom

Background, potential impacts to human health and safety of drinking water

Information for drinking water system owners and operators

Information for cottagers and home owners

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 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday to Friday excluding holidays.

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