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May 22, 2019
WDG Public Health is committed to helping you, your family and your community stay well. Our 2018 Community Report highlights some of the ways we...Read more
May 21, 2019
We are upgrading our appointment-booking software. The system will be unavailable as we install and test the upgrade, so we will not be able to make/...Read more
May 13, 2019
Public Health offices and clinics will be closed on Monday, May 20, 2019 for Victoria Day. Services resume Tuesday May 21.Read more
May 9, 2019
Every nurse has a story―and their stories can empower people and communities to strive for the highest standard of health. It’s #NationalNursingWeek...Read more
May 7, 2019
You can’t. Let’s stop the stigma. Many of us have made assumptions about what someone who uses drugs looks like and acts like. But as our collective...Read more
May 6, 2019
Join Public Health and Veterinarian Dr. Julie Ballinger for a rabies vaccination clinic on Saturday, May 25, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location:...Read more
April 26, 2019
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
April 26, 2019
The next Board of Health meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 4 p.m. See the agenda and reports here .Read more
April 25, 2019
Deadly diseases that seem to be gone can and will make a comeback as immunization rates decrease, as we have seen with the recent increase in cases...Read more
April 23, 2019
There will be a rabies vaccine and microchip clinic on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at PetSmart in Guelph sponsored by Dr. J. Rabinovitch. Dogs and cats...Read more
April 16, 2019
Our offices and clinics will be closed on Friday April 19 and Monday April 22 for Easter. Regular services resume on Tuesday, April 23, 2019.Read more
April 3, 2019
On the morning of April 3, 2019, our online booking system malfunctioned. Some individuals received many email copies of emails with subject lines...Read more
April 2, 2019
The April Board of Health meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 4 p.m. See the agenda and reports here .Read more
April 1, 2019
The MaRS Discovery District, the world’s largest urban innovation hub supporting the health and tech sector, has awarded Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph...Read more
March 28, 2019
Join Public Health and Veterinarian Dr. Julie Ballinger for a rabies vaccination clinic on Saturday, April 13, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location:...Read more
March 18, 2019
As of April 1, you’ll need to call for an appointment before coming to our Shelburne breastfeeding clinic. Shelburne will join Mt. Forest and...Read more
March 7, 2019
With reports of an infant infected with measles in Toronto, we’ve been receiving questions about vaccinating against this highly infectious and...Read more
March 7, 2019
There have been reports of 20 overdoses in Guelph in the past two weeks. These were a result of various substances. Reduce your risk Carry Naloxone...Read more
March 4, 2019
The March Board of Health meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at 4 p.m. in Guelph. See the agenda and reports .Read more
February 25, 2019
Public Health clinics in Shelburne, Orangeville and Fergus are cancelled today due to the weather. To speak with a receptionist, please call 1-800-...Read more

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