News

October 1, 2014

Applicant Sought for Library Board

The Corporation of the County of Huron has openings for citizen appointments to the Huron County Library Board

September 23, 2014

Health Unit Event Celebrates Breastfeeding Week

Celebrate Canadian Breastfeeding Week with mothers and the Huron County Health Unit on October 4 in Clinton.

Huron Heritage Fund Deadline Approaches

November 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.

September 19, 2014

Wash Hands to Avoid Respiratory Illnesses

The Huron County Health Unit reminds everyone that frequent hand washing reduces the risk of catching a respiratory illness.

September 18, 2014

Free Drinks During “Mocktails on Me”

Pregnant women in Huron County can enjoy free non-alcoholic drinks during the Huron County Health Unit’s new “Mocktails on Me” campaign.

September 17, 2014

Huron County Chosen for New Healthy Kids Challenge

The County of Huron is one of 45 Ontario communities selected for the province’s Healthy Kids Community Challenge. The initiative focuses on healthy lifestyles for children and youth, especially healthy eating, physical activity and adequate sleep. The Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care will provide funding, training and other resources over the next four years for community programs and activities in the county.

September 9, 2014

Free nicotine replacement therapy for smokers

September is the second-most popular month for smokers to try to quit. The Huron County Health Unit is offering free nicotine replacement therapy to help smokers kick the habit for good this fall.

September 5, 2014

Public Advisory: Construction Outside Brussels Library

Due to repaving of Turnberry Street in Brussels, there may be access problems for visitors to the Brussels Branch Library starting September 5, 2014.

New Immunization Requirements for School Attendance

The Huron County Health Unit reminds parents and caregivers that three vaccines in the province’s immunization schedule are now required for students to attend school.

September 4, 2014

Notice: Special Session of County Council

Take notice that a Special Session of County Council will be held on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 immediately following the Committee of the Whole Day 1 meeting in the Court House Council Chambers, Goderich.