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

See our schedule of Food Safety Courses for 2014.

See our schedule of Prenatal Classes for 2014.


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Hot Topics


Dental Services

Immunizations for Children

Immunizations in Schools

Private Drinking Water Testing

Quitting Smoking (Click on the Quitting tab)











What's New?

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

Check out the eligibility requirements

News Releases

November 10, 2014 Free Flu Shot - Protect Yourself and Others!

November 7, 2014 Returning travellers from three West African countries asked to contact Public Health upon arrival

More information about Ebola Virus Disease

Food System Survey Connects the Dots


Do you produce, process, or distribute food in Renfrew County? Or feed people as part of your business?

If so, you are part of our local Food System - and the Food Working Group of the Renfrew County Healthy Communities Partnership needs your help.

Complete their Connect the Dots survey and you’ll be ELIGIBLE TO WIN one of five gift baskets (valued at $50) from the Ottawa Valley Food Coop. More info about the project

Community Flu Shot Clinics

See the 2014 Flu Clinic Schedule (PDF)for dates and times of a clinic near you.

For more information see our Influenza page.

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