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April 20, 2018

Award of Merit for Barrier-Free Design

The Huron County Accessibility Advisory Committee is happy to announce the opening of their annual awards program. The purpose of the awards program is to celebrate organizations and individuals who are working to build a more inclusive society. These people make a difference in the lives of thousands of Canadians living with a disability. The deadline for nominations will be May 15, 2018

2018 Huron Cultural Awards – April 27, 2018

Huron County Cultural Awards. Friday, April 27th at 7:30 pm Blyth Memorial Community Hall. Celebrating 15 exceptional nominees this year. Performances by: Blyth Festival Singers, St. Anne’s C.S.S. Jazz Cubed and Melina and John Powers. Canapes by Bon Vivant. Cash bar.

April 18, 2018

Huron County Paramedic Service Treating Sudden Cardiac Arrest in a Way Never Seen Before

Goderich, Ontario: A new lifesaving device and new technology are helping Huron County Paramedic Service (HCPS) battle the health crisis of sudden cardiac arrest (SCA). In addition to equipping its ambulances with a high-quality, automated CPR Device, to help Huron County paramedics treat SCA, they have implemented a therapy called Shock Sync™. Huron County is one of the first in Canada to make the use of this technology mandatory on all SCA patients.

April 17, 2018

Keeping Food Safe During Power Outages

If you are currently experiencing or have experienced a power outage during this past weekend’s ice storm, be mindful of food safety. The Health Unit has the following recommendations for residents.

April 16, 2018

Become a CANWARN Storm Spotter

The County of Huron is pleased to announce that Environment Canada will be offering a Free CANWARN training session in Clinton on April 25th.

Keeping Food Safe during Power Outages

Huron County, ON – If you are currently experiencing or have experienced a power outage during this weekend’s ice storm, be mindful of food safety. The Huron County Health Unit has the following recommendations for residents.

April 5, 2018

Low-cost rabies vaccination clinics return

Protect yourself and your family by protecting your pets from rabies.

April 4, 2018

“Brush Up on the Facts” and Keep Kids’ Teeth Healthy!

April is Oral Health Month, and the Huron County Health Unit encourages parents to help keep kids’ teeth healthy.

March 27, 2018

Gastrointestinal illnesses on the rise

The Huron County Health Unit is seeing an increase in the number of gastrointestinal illnesses, also called stomach flu, in the community. These illnesses are caused by a norovirus.

March 16, 2018

Nominations Open for 2018 Huron County Cultural Awards

Is there a Huron County arts, culture or heritage person, organization or business who made an impression on you in 2017?  If so, Huron Arts & Heritage Network (HAHN), in partnership with Cultural Services of the County of Huron, invites you to nominate them for a 2018 Cultural Award. The awards recognize the exceptional achievements […]