October 13, 2015

National Cat Day: Love Your Own, Leave the Strays Alone

My name is Patrick and I am a Public Health Inspector with the Huron County Health Unit. One of my duties is rabies control and prevention. I know, I know…another “vaccinate your pet against rabies” message. But wait, there’s more.

October 8, 2015

Notice: Library Board Meeting will be held in Wingham, 2015-10-28

The Library Board Meeting scheduled for Wednesday October 28, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. will be held in the Wingham Library, Wingham. The Meeting will include a tour of the Wingham Library.

Notice: HCAAC Meeting Scheduled for October 26, 2015

The Huron County Accessibility Advisory Committee will meet on Monday, October 26, 2015 at 9:30 the Court House Council Chambers, Goderich.

October 7, 2015

Health Unit: 1 in 5 Huron County residents heavy drinkers

Nearly one in five Huron County residents age 12 and over are heavy drinkers, according to the Canadian Community Health Survey.

October 2, 2015

Let’s Talk Turkey About Food Safety

The Huron County Health Unit encourages everyone to focus on safe food handling practices as they prepare Thanksgiving meals.

Notice to the Public – Provincial Offences Administration

Due to a telephone and internet service outage on September 23rd, telephone resolution discussions that were to take place on that day will be rescheduled.

Notice: Economic Development Board Meeting Time Change, 2015-10-08

Please take note the Economic Development Board meeting for October 8th, 2015 at 6:00 PM has been rescheduled to October 8th, 2015 at 5:00 PM.

October 1, 2015

Tour the County on social media with #HomeInHuron

To celebrate the Huron County Museum’s upcoming photo exhibit, we’re asking the community to get social! Capture photos from the list below and share on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.

Food for Fines Week at Huron County Library

During this week, all branch locations will accept non-perishable food items in place of cash for overdue library fines. This project is offered through the Huron County Library in partnership with the Huron County Health Unit and local food banks.

Health Unit celebrates breastfeeding for October

The first week of October is National Breastfeeding Week, and the Health Unit is celebrating for the entire month.