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Organization: Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit  
Toll-Free: 1-866-888-4577
After Hours: 1-888-255-7839
Fax: 905-885-9551
Email: info@hkpr.on.ca
Website: www.hkpr.on.ca
Address:
200 Rose Glen Rd
Port Hope, ON
L1A 3V6
Intersection: Phillips Rd and Rose Glen Rd
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Executives: Lynn Noseworthy - Medical Officer of Health
Service Description: Works with the residents of Haliburton County, Northumberland County and the City of Kawartha Lakes to help prevent illness, protect against disease and promote healthy lifestyles * offices in Port Hope, Lindsay and Haliburton

Services include:
  • programs, services and resources designed to encourage and create healthier communities 
  • information, guidance and support on a variety of public health issues, including nutrition, substance abuse, injury prevention, physical activity, tobacco use prevention and heart health
  • ensures healthy communities through the testing and monitoring of water quality, inspection of food premises, investigation of environmental hazards and the follow-up of animal bites
  • prevent the spread of communicable diseases through immunization, infection control programs, outbreak management and the follow-up of reportable diseases
  • Sexual Health clinics for area residents, including confidential counselling, pregnancy testing, free condoms, low-cost birth control, cervical screening, and the testing/treatment/teaching about sexually transmitted infections
  • Provides free preventive dental services, dental examinations for preschool and elementary school students, and information about financial-support programs that cover the costs of dental care
  • Provides education and resources on reproductive health and preschool speech and language development
  • through the provincial Healthy Babies, Healthy Children Program, the health unit provides education and support to pregnant women, new mothers and their babies

Fees: Varies by program
Application: Call or visit * no referral required * appointments or registration required for certain programs or classes
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Varies depending on service
Languages: English
Area(s) Served:
City of Kawartha Lakes ; Haliburton County ; Northumberland County  
See Also: Diet, Nutrition and Weight Control
Emergency Planning and Preparedness
Environmental Health
Food Safety
Hepatitis
HIV / AIDS
Parenting Education
Postpartum Depression
Prenatal Classes and Programs
Public Health Promotion
Public Health Units
Safety and Injury Prevention
Screening Programs
Smoking Cessation

This information was last completely updated on May 31, 2018

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