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December 10, 2018
Public Health has been informed that a skunk found in Mapleton Township has tested positive for rabies. In response, the Ministry of Natural...Read more
December 7, 2018
We’re proud to support the wouldurather… contest again this year! If you’re aged 18-29 you could win. Register before January 27,...Read more
December 7, 2018
Experiences from your childhood shape your health today. Tell us about yours and receive a $10 grocery gift card. Find out more or start the survey...Read more
December 5, 2018
The Board of Health meeting scheduled for December 5, 2018 is cancelled. The next meeting will be held on Friday January 11, 2019 from 1-3 p.m.Read more
November 29, 2018
Rabies vaccines will be available for $30 per pet (cash only) at these two clinics sponsored by Dr. J Ballinger. For everyone’s safety please ensure...Read more
November 29, 2018
Have your pets received their rabies shot? Protect your furry friends by getting their rabies vaccination. Stonegate Animal Hospital in Guelph is...Read more
November 27, 2018
Our Fergus and Orangeville locations and clinics will be closed on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 for a staff event. Please call us at 1-800-265-7293...Read more
November 26, 2018
Men’s health matters! Are you a man who has sex with men? Drop in for rapid HIV testing at our clinic on Tuesday November 27 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m...Read more
November 14, 2018
Note: Recruitment for this study is now closed. Are you a woman aged 18 to 44 who is not currently pregnant? WDG Public Health is looking for your...Read more
November 6, 2018
Public Health offices and clinics will be closed on Monday, November 12, 2018 to observe Remembrance Day. Regular hours resume on Tuesday, November...Read more
November 5, 2018
The agenda and reports for the November 7, 2018 Board of Health meeting are now available. This monthly meeting is open to the public and is held at...Read more
October 24, 2018
Did you know that radon gas is the leading cause of lung cancer in non-smokers? You can’t see it, smell it or taste it, but it’s closer than you...Read more
October 18, 2018
Our Palmerston breastfeeding clinic is cancelled today. Sorry for the inconvenience. More clinic locations and timesRead more
October 4, 2018
Fall flu clinics start on Monday, October 22, 2018. The first clinics in Fergus, Orangeville and Guelph are for those considered high-risk, including...Read more
October 2, 2018
Public Health offices, clinics and classes are closed on Monday, October 8, 2018 for Thanksgiving. Regular services resume on Tuesday, October 9.Read more
October 1, 2018
The October Board of Health meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 3, 2018, at 4 p.m. at our Guelph office at 160 Chancellors Way.Read more
September 18, 2018
Bring your cat or dog to Premier Equipment in Ospringe for a $30 rabies shot to benefit the Upper Credit Humane Society. Microchips are also...Read more
September 14, 2018
Public Health is governed by a Board of Health consisting of provincially appointed local municipal councillors, mayors and community members and is...Read more
September 11, 2018
Tell us what you think about parenting and take home a free book for your child! If you care for a child aged 0-3 and live in Dufferin County please...Read more
September 4, 2018
The September Board of Health meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 5, 2018, at 4 p.m. at our Guelph office at 160 Chancellors Way.Read more

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