News

May 5, 2017

Health Unit Issuing Student Suspension Notices

About 150 Huron County students could be suspended from school effective May 30, 2017 due to incomplete immunization records. Students and their families should have received a notice in the mail about possible suspension and are asked to contact the Health Unit at 1.877.837.6143 ext. 2025.

May 2, 2017

Ontario’s Rural Education Strategy

In Ontario, about 15% of all students are enrolled in rural public schools. In many rural communities, there has been a decline in the number of school-aged children. We want to hear your thoughts on how we can serve these students effectively and make the best use of public resources.

April 27, 2017

Huron County Local Immigration Partnership Council seeks members

The Local Immigration Partnership is a community-led group that works towards a coordinated and collaborative approach to newcomer services and integration.

April 26, 2017

Protect Your Pet From Rabies – Low-cost Vaccination Clinics in Blyth

Blyth Veterinary Services is hosting low cost rabies vaccination clinics for cats and dogs on Saturday, April 29 and Monday, May 8, 2017.

April 21, 2017

Access to high-speed Internet is critical to economic development in Huron County

Huron County Economic Development Board strongly supports the expansion of regional broadband connectivity.

April 12, 2017

Deadline Approaches for Preserving Huron’s Heritage

May 1 is the next deadline for individuals and organizations to submit applications for the Huron Heritage Fund.  The Huron Heritage Fund encourages the preservation of heritage assets, publications and activities of heritage importance to the County of Huron and its residents. Past projects have included support for restoration work at Hensall Heritage Hall and […]

April 5, 2017

Huron County wants access to high-speed Internet service

Council prepared to invest $7,000,000 over seven years to connect nearly entire county population with high-speed fibre optic access.

March 31, 2017

Huron-Perth Dietitians Day: A Focus on Mental Health and Nutrition

The Huron-Perth Dietitians Network hosted an education day at the Huron County Health Unit in recognition of Nutrition Month. The event included speakers focusing on mental health and nutrition.

Health Unit Joins Water Does Wonders Pledge

Huron County Health Unit received Gold designation in the provincial Water Does Wonders promotion. Water is encouraged as the first choice for beverages and sugary drinks are discouraged.