Community and Health Services Department, Public Health Services
|Alternate Name||York Region; Region of York; Regional Municipality of York|
|Areas Served||York Region|
|Address & Map|
17250 Yonge St
Newmarket, On L3Y 6Z1
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|Toll Free Phone||1-800-361-5653|
|Description||CHILD AND FAMILY HEALTH - education and support programs and services, including prenatal/postnatal, postpartum depression, breastfeeding, parenting skills. HEALTHY LIFESTYLES - including workplace wellness, injury and falls prevention, non-smoking programs, chronic disease prevention and early detection of cancer. DENTAL SERVICES; NUTRITION SERVICES; SCHOOL SERVICES - health promotion and illness prevention for parents, teachers and children in public and Catholic schools; also information on topics such as violence and bullying in schools, and head lice. |
HEALTH PROTECTION - programs include food and water safety, environmental health, pool and spa safety, rabies, infection control, West Nile Virus, pesticide reduction.
INFECTIOUS DISEASES CONTROL - immunization programs and clinics; infectious diseases surveillance and services; sexual health programs / clinics including HIV testing; travel health.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5:30 +pm|
|Languages||English ; Interpretive Services|
|Funding||Regional / Municipal|
|Subjects||Communicable diseases ; Environmental health ; Food inspections ; Health education ; Health inspections ; Health services ; Parenting support ; Prenatal care ; Public health ; Rabies ; Regional government ; Sex education ; Smoking ; Travel information|