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March 30, 2015

Huron Heritage Fund Deadline Approaches

May 1 is the next deadline for individuals and organizations to submit applications for the Huron Heritage Fund. Established in 2007, the purpose of the Huron Heritage Fund is to encourage the preservation of heritage assets and activities of heritage importance to the County of Huron and its residents.

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 20, 2015

Huron & Perth Counties Investigate Merging Emergency Services

Huron & Perth counties investigating possibility of merging their emergency services

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

February 26, 2015

Eat Well at Work

Eating healthy at work is the focus of Nutrition Month this year.

Special Needs Strategy Update

Having a child with special needs may present parents with some unique challenges in getting the services they need. It can often be confusing to know where to turn.

February 25, 2015

Community Notification Verification Test to Start

The County’s Community Notification System, Huron Ready, will be conducting a verification test call-out the week of March 2, 2015.

February 24, 2015

Last Call for Driven to Quit Challenge

February 28, 2015 is the last day to enter the Canadian Cancer Society’s Driven to Quit Challenge. Those who are planning to quit smoking, or have recently quit, can register for their chance to win the grand prize of a new car and other cash prizes, in addition to winning many health benefits.