News

January 4, 2019

Special Board of Health Meeting

Board of Health Chair, Dave Jewitt, has called a Special Meeting of the Board of Health to be held on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 9:00 AM, in Seminar Room 2, Health and Library Complex, Clinton.

December 20, 2018

Flu Has Arrived in Huron County

Huron County, ON – The Huron County Health Unit has been notified of the first laboratory-confirmed case of influenza in Huron County for the 2018-19 flu season.

December 13, 2018

Please be aware and carry naloxone if using a substance

The Huron County Health Unit, in conjunction with the Huron County Substance Misuse Working Group, is aware of Perth county and area reporting a rise in opioid-related overdoses and deaths.

December 12, 2018

2019-2020 Huron County Warden

New Huron County Warden elected at today’s Special Session of County Council

December 10, 2018

Fall interim report for Huron County Wind Turbine Study about Noise, Vibration, and Light

The fall interim report for the Huron County Wind Turbine Study about Noise, Vibration, and Light is now available.

December 5, 2018

Cannabis, Vaping, Tobacco Covered Under Updated Smoke-Free Ontario Act

Laws around smoking cannabis and vaping are outlined in the recently updated Smoke-Free Ontario Act.

November 30, 2018

wouldurather…Quit Contest Returns to Huron County

More young adults smoke in this province compared to all other age groups, and they overwhelmingly say that they want to quit.
The best way to do that? Use evidence-based quit aids and get into a program that has been specifically tailored for young adults 18-29.

November 19, 2018

Health Unit Offers Advice on Radon Testing

The only way to know the radon level in your home is to test for it, so be sure to pick the right radon kit.

November 14, 2018

Know HIV, No Stigma: Red Scarf comes to Seaforth November 30

The incredible advances in HIV/AIDS treatment, testing and prevention are still overshadowed by stigma around the subject. To help raise awareness and fight stigma, the Huron County Health Unit is bringing Red Scarf and the “Know HIV. No Stigma” campaign to Seaforth on November 30.

November 13, 2018

Joint Municipal Council Orientation Session

A Joint Municipal Council Orientation Session will be held on Thursday, November 22, 2018 at 8:30 a.m. in the Central Huron Community Complex and Libro Community Hall, Clinton, ON.