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May 22, 2015

Free Outdoor Movie Night Coming to Goderich

A tobacco-free family event, including a free outdoor movie, takes place at Lions Harbour Park June 5.

Help Prevent Rabies: Vaccinate Your Pets

The Huron County Health Unit encourages residents to help prevent rabies.

May 14, 2015

Message bikes to promote cycling safety

Head injuries are the number one cause of serious injury and death to kids on bicycles, but the right helmet can make a dramatic difference.

May 12, 2015

Health Unit reminds residents to check for ticks

As part of Lyme Disease Awareness Month, the Huron County Health Unit reminds residents to check for ticks after being outdoors in grassy areas

April 28, 2015

Health Unit issuing student suspension notices

About 300 to 400 students in Huron County could be suspended from school due to incomplete immunization records.

April 7, 2015

Huron Employers to Learn about Workplace Wellness

The Huron County Health Unit is inviting workplaces across the county to learn more about workplace wellness.

March 27, 2015

Let’s Focus on Safe Food this April

This April includes both Easter celebrations and World Health Day awareness around food safety. The Huron County Health Unit encourages residents to focus on safe food handling practices as they prepare holiday Easter meals.

March 18, 2015

Huron and Perth Health Units to Talk About Potential Merger

The Huron County Health Unit and Perth District Health Unit have both agreed to discuss the potential of a merger between the two Health Units.

March 12, 2015

Health Unit: Quit smoking and celebrate with us!

The Health Unit, in partnership with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, has been offering STOP (Smoking Treatment for Ontario Patients) workshops in the current model for one year.

March 6, 2015

Huron County has a new Medical Officer of Health

Huron County has a new Medical Officer of Health