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July 5, 2018

Free Outdoor Movie Night in Goderich

Huron County, ON – The fun of watching a free movie outside comes to Goderich’s Courthouse Square on July 20.
Families are invited to come to Courthouse Square Park and watch Despicable Me 3.

June 29, 2018

Stay safe and cool during extreme heat

Environment Canada is predicting an extreme heat event for the Canada Day long weekend. This means temperatures and humidex levels are expected to be very high for the next several days. The Huron County Health Unit reminds the public to take care to prevent heat-related illnesses.

June 20, 2018

Seasonal recruitment for wind turbine study

Seasonal Huron County residents, if living within 10 km of a wind turbine for at least one month, can participate in Huron County Wind Turbine Study.

June 1, 2018

Gearing up for Bike Month this June

The Huron County Cycling Advisory Committee is hosting several Bike Maintenance Workshops at local libraries across the County this May and June. The workshops focus on bike safety and bike maintenance.

May 30, 2018

Health Unit: Enjoy the Sun Safely

With another great summer on the horizon, the Huron County Health Unit reminds residents to enjoy the sun safely.

May 28, 2018

Food insecurity an urgent election issue

With less than two weeks to go before the election, the Huron County Health Unit and Ontario Dietitians in Public Health (ODPH) are urging individuals and organizations to contact provincial party leaders about the need for immediate action on food insecurity – a serious public health problem.

May 15, 2018

Be Careful Around Discarded Sharp Objects

It’s the time of year for increased outdoor activities. The Huron County Health Unit reminds people to be careful if they come across discarded needles or other sharp objects on beaches, parks or other recreational areas.

May 14, 2018

Protect yourself from Bug Bites

Huron County, ON – As people spend more time outdoors, the Huron County Health Unit reminds everyone to protect themselves against tick and mosquito bites.

May 10, 2018

Huron, Perth Health Units to proceed with amalgamation

The Perth District Health Unit and the Huron County Health Unit are proceeding with amalgamation, after a funding request for amalgamation support was approved by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care.

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.