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Map RecordCanada. Canadian Institutes of Health Research

Map RecordCanada. Canadian Institutes of Health ResearchOttawa 613-954-1968 Government of Canada's agency responsible for funding health research in Canada Consists of 13 "virtual" institutes that bring together all partners in the research process - the people who fund resea ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCanada. Public Health Agency of Canada

Map RecordCanada. Public Health Agency of CanadaOttawa (City of) Toll free 1-844-280-5020 Federal government agency * its role is to promote health; prevent and control chronic diseases and injuries; prevent and control infectious diseases; prepare for and respond to public health emergenc ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCanada. Public Health Agency of Canada, Québec region

Map RecordCanada. Public Health Agency of Canada, Québec regionQuébec 514-283-2858 To promote and protect the health of Canadians through leadership, partnership, innovation and action in public health * Promote health * Prevent and control chronic diseases and injuries * Prevent an ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordCanadian Public Health Association

Map RecordCanadian Public Health AssociationOttawa 613-725-3769 Independent voice for public health in Canada with links to the international community * the only Canadian non-governmental organization focused exclusively on public health * advises decision-makers ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordEastern Ontario Health Unit, Cornwall - Pitt St

Map RecordEastern Ontario Health Unit, Cornwall - Pitt StCornwall 613-933-1375 Head office for a public health agency that addresses public health issues and promotes healthy living * public protection services * not all programs available at all locations Add Record Add Record

Map RecordEastern Ontario Health Unit, Alexandria

Map RecordEastern Ontario Health Unit, AlexandriaAlexandria 613-525-1112 Health agency that addresses public health issues and promotes healthy living * prevents chronic and infectious diseases * not all programs available at all locations Add Record Add Record

Map RecordEastern Ontario Health Unit, Casselman

Map RecordEastern Ontario Health Unit, CasselmanCasselman 613-764-2841 Health agency that addresses public health issues and promotes healthy living. Prevents chronic and infectious diseases * not all programs available at all locations Add Record Add Record

Map RecordEastern Ontario Health Unit, Cornwall - Pitt St, Young Adult Centre

Map RecordEastern Ontario Health Unit, Cornwall - Pitt St, Young Adult CentreCornwall 613-933-1375 Drop-in centre where teenagers can talk to a public health nurse about any health-related issue * counselling on birth control, sexuality, relationships, lifestyle and life skills * Pap smears test * ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordEastern Ontario Health Unit, Hawkesbury

Map RecordEastern Ontario Health Unit, HawkesburyHawkesbury 24 hours 613-632-4355 Health agency that addresses public health issues and promotes healthy living * prevents chronic and infectious diseases * Not all programs available at all locations Add Record Add Record

Map RecordEastern Ontario Health Unit, Rockland

Map RecordEastern Ontario Health Unit, RocklandRockland 613-446-1400 Health agency that addresses public health issues and promotes healthy living * prevents chronic and infectious diseases * Not all programs available at all locations Add Record Add Record

Map RecordEastern Ontario Health Unit, Winchester

Map RecordEastern Ontario Health Unit, WinchesterWinchester 613-774-2739 Health agency that addresses public health issues and promotes healthy living * prevents chronic and infectious diseases * not all programs available at all locations Add Record Add Record

Map RecordKFL&A Public Health, Kingston - Portsmouth Ave

Map RecordKFL&A Public Health, Kingston - Portsmouth AveKingston 613-549-1232 Responsible for protecting the public from disease and promoting good health. Provides services in homes, communities, schools, nurseries, restaurants, recreational facilities, nursing homes, workplac ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordKFL&A Public Health, Cloyne

Map RecordKFL&A Public Health, CloyneCloyne 613-336-8989 Area office of the health unit * not all programs available at all locations * see separate program descriptions Add Record Add Record

Map RecordKFL&A Public Health, Napanee - Advance Ave., Napanee - Advance Avenue

Map RecordKFL&A Public Health, Napanee - Advance Ave., Napanee - Advance AvenueNapanee 613-354-3357 Area office of the health unit * not all programs available at all locations * see separate program descriptions * will provide a program if there is a need Add Record Add Record

Map RecordKFL&A Public Health, Sharbot Lake

Map RecordKFL&A Public Health, Sharbot LakeSharbot Lake 613-279-2151 Area office for the health unit * not all programs available at all locations * see separate program descriptions Add Record Add Record

Map RecordLeeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit, Brockville, Head Office

Map RecordLeeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit, Brockville, Head OfficeBrockville 24 hours 613-345-5685 * after hours answering service for crisis only Public health protection agency * environmental health inspections * communicable disease control and prevention * immunizations * health promotion and wellness * advocacy for health equity * services ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordLeeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit, Almonte

Map RecordLeeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit, AlmonteAlmonte 613-256-1203 Service delivery site of the local public health agency * responsible for protecting the public from disease, preventing illness, injury and promoting good health Add Record Add Record

Map RecordLeeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit, Brockville

Map RecordLeeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit, BrockvilleBrockville 24 hours 613-345-5685 * after hours answering service for crisis only Public health protection agency Focus on: Preventing conditions that may put health at risk (health protection) * early detection of health problems (screening) * changing peoples' and societies' atti ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordLeeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit, Gananoque

Map RecordLeeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit, GananoqueGananoque 613-382-4231 Service site responsible for health protection and health promotion * provides services in homes, schools, day care facilities, restaurants, recreational facilities, nursing homes, and workplaces * of ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordLeeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit, Kemptville

Map RecordLeeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit, KemptvilleKemptville 613-258-5941 Service delivery site of the local public health agency * responsible for protecting the public from disease, preventing illness, injuries, and promoting good health Add Record Add Record

Map RecordLeeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit, Smiths Falls

Map RecordLeeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit, Smiths FallsSmiths Falls 613-283-2740 Office protecting the public from disease and promoting good health * provides services in homes, schools, nurseries, restaurants, recreational facilities, nursing homes, etc. * various locations * no ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordOntario Healthy Communities Coalition

Map RecordOntario Healthy Communities CoalitionToronto Downtown Central 416-408-4841 Promotion of community health * supports local and regional groups, coalitions and networks (social, environmental, economic, and political) that are working on healthy city or healthy community initi ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordOntario Public Health Association

Map RecordOntario Public Health AssociationToronto Downtown 416-367-3313 Information sharing * education * advocacy and consultation in community and public health * seminars and conferences Add Record Add Record

Map RecordOttawa. City Operations, Ottawa - Clarence St, Ottawa Public Health - Harm Reduction Program

Map RecordOttawa. City Operations, Ottawa - Clarence St, Ottawa Public Health - Harm Reduction ProgramOttawa Site Office/Supervised Consumption Service 613-580-2424 ext 29047 
Site Van 613-232-3232 
Sexual Health Centre 613-234-4641 
Ottawa Public Health Information 613-580-6744
Service provides access to harm reduction supplies for safer drug use such as needles and sterile water * access to supervised consumption services (SCS) Wide range of health services * anonymous HIV ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordOttawa. City Operations, Ottawa - Constellation Dr - 7th Flr W, Ottawa Public Health

Map RecordOttawa. City Operations, Ottawa - Constellation Dr - 7th Flr W, Ottawa Public HealthOttawa 613-580-6744 Health agency that addresses public health issues and promotes healthy living * population health assessment * health protection * disease prevention and control * health promotion Ottawa Public Healt ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordRenfrew County and District Health Unit, Pembroke - International Dr

Map RecordRenfrew County and District Health Unit, Pembroke - International DrPembroke 613-735-8666 Health Unit programs and services are delivered in a variety of settings (schools * homes * workplaces * community) by a team of health professionals Health Protection include: water supply inspection ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordRenfrew County and District Health Unit, Pembroke - International Dr, Health Info Line

Map RecordRenfrew County and District Health Unit, Pembroke - International Dr, Health Info LinePembroke Health Info Line 613-735-8666 Health Info Line staffed by Registered Nurse * information for general public and professionals on health topics including * immunization * communicable disease issues * travel consults and referrals ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordRenfrew County and District Health Unit, Pembroke - International Dr, Health Protection Division - Environmental Health Programs

Map RecordRenfrew County and District Health Unit, Pembroke - International Dr, Health Protection Division - Environmental Health ProgramsPembroke 613-735-8654 ext 555 Comprehensive public health inspection program in Renfrew County and District to deliver the Ontario Public Health Standards and Protocols including but not limited to: * food safety program involving ... [More] Add Record Add Record

Map RecordVanier Institute of the Family (The)

Map RecordVanier Institute of the Family (The)Nepean 613-228-8500 National, independent, charitable organization dedicated to understanding the reality of family life in Canada * research and networking to mobilize and generate new knowledge about family life * shar ... [More] Add Record Add Record

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