News

May 14, 2014

Health Unit Celebrates Nurses Week

Huron County, ON – National Nurses Week is May 12-18 and the Huron County Health Unit is celebrating the many ways public health nurses improve the health of Huron County residents. Nurses at the health unit have over 650 collective years of nursing experience.

May 13, 2014

Tanning Beds Banned for Youth

The Huron County Health Unit is pleased with the new law that bans young people from using tanning beds.

May 9, 2014

Enjoy International Museum Day & Month

The worldwide community of Museums will celebrate International Museum Day on May 18, 2014. “Museum collections make connections” is the theme of International Museum Day 2014 and the Huron County Museum & Historic Gaol are doing just that.

May 7, 2014

Huron’s Creative Countryside Celebrated

Huron County, ON – The White Carnation in Holmesville was the host site for the fifth annual Huron Cultural Awards which took place on Friday May 2, 2014, celebrating the talent of Huron County.

May 6, 2014

Get your Library Guide!

Huron County, ON – Need stuff to do this summer? Then get your Guide! The Library Guide outlines the activities and programs at the Huron County Library for the months of May – August.

April 30, 2014

Spring Help to Quit Smoking

Huron County, Ontario — With the new beginnings that spring brings it is a perfect time to butt out. If you are a smoker who is ready to quit, you can get free nicotine-replacement therapy to help.

Health Unit Reminds Public about Danger of Rabies

Huron County, ON; The Huron County Health Unit is reminding residents about the danger of rabies. Public Health Inspector Patrick Landry says people need to remember that rabies is an almost always fatal disease that is preventable.

April 28, 2014

ECE Career Fair: An Investment in Huron & Perth’s Future

A Career Fair is being held May 14, 2014 at the REACH Huron Centre in Clinton to attract and retain qualified Early Childhood Educators (ECEs) in both Huron and Perth counties.

April 24, 2014

Active transportation in Huron: What do you think?

Huron County, ON — The Huron County Health Unit is looking for your input on an active transportation plan for Huron County. Active transportation is any method of going from one place to another using your own body. This could include walking, cycling, kayaking, or cross-country skiing. An active transportation plan is a long-term strategy to create environments that encourage people to move more.

Notice: Special Session of County Council Audit Committee

Please take note that a Special Session of the County Council Audit Committee will be held on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 9:00 AM in the Court House Council Chambers, Goderich.