News and Events

November 12, 2019 - Fall Prevention Month Highlights the Importance of Social Connections for Older Adults

November 11, 2019 - Whooping Cough in Temiskaming Shores

October 21, 2019 - Active School Travel Project Launched in Timiskaming | Project Overview

October 8, 2019 - Federal Election 2019: Get Informed, Get Involved, Go Vote! Public Health Matters. Elections: Health Matters

October 2, 2019 - Boil Water Advisory - Residents of Matachewan due to loss of disinfectant.  

September 17, 2019 - Boil Water Advisory - Residents of Matachewan due to lack of Chlorine in the distribution system | Sept 20, 2019 LIFTED

August 27, 2019Southwestern Public Health confirms case of Hepatitis A at local restaurant (Oxford, Elgin, St. Thomas area) •  Any person who ate at the TA Travel Center at 535 Mill Street Woodstock, ON between August 6 – 22, 2019, who ordered food off the menu (sit down or takeout) are potentially at risk and should seek medical attention for Hepatitis A Post Exposure Prophylaxis. 

August 9, 2019 - Fresh Start, a lifestyle balance program, starting September 2019

July 15, 2019 - THU's Timiskaming Local and Charitable Food Map helps community members support local food in 2019 

July 11, 2019 - Blue green algae blooms on Larder Lake and Kenogami Lake 

July 8, 2019 - Alcohol Advertising Awareness 

July 5, 2019 -  Boil Water Advisory - Scheduled Maintenance - Larder Lake Municipal Water System | July 12, 2019 LIFTED

July 3, 2019 -  Carfentanil Increase in Ontario

June 28, 2019 - Boil Water Advisory for residents serviced by the Haileybury Municipal Drinking Water Distribution System (français) | June 30, 2019 LIFTED  (francais)

May 24, 2019 - June 1 Bike Festival: get a bike, fix up a bike, and celebrate biking (Event Flyer)

May 1, 2019 - Northern Ontario Public Health Units to work together on climate change reports 

April 26, 2019 - Public Health Partnerships Build Community 

April 18, 2019 - Restructuring and budget decrease announced for Public Health

March 11, 2019 - Nutrition Month Canada Food Guide 

February 15, 2019 - Memo: Healthy Beginnings Clinic - Closure of services 

January 21, 2019 - National Non-Smoking Week 

January 19, 2019 - Boil Water Advisory for residents serviced by the Englehart Drinking Water Distribution System.  | January 21, 2019 - LIFTED

January 16, 2019 - (HERS) Healthy Eating in Recreation Settings Project  

January 10, 2019 - Health Survey of Timiskaming residents will be conducted in 2019

 

2018 

November 2, 2018 - November is Fall Prevention Month

October 30, 2018 Boil Water Advisory for residents serviced by the McGarry Drinking Water Distribution System (Virginiatown) (Affected Users)  | November 5, 2018 - LIFTED

October 15, 2018 - Cannabis Legal But Not Harmless

October 5, 2018 - Notice to residents on Angus Lake, Temagami: Water sample results provided by the Ministry of Environment, Conservation and Parks (MOECP) indicate that the fuel spilled from the vehicle accident on September 9,  2018 has been remediated. The Drinking Water Advisory issued to residents on this lake has been lifted. 

September 21, 2018 - Boil Water Advisory for residents serviced by the McGarry Municipal Drinking Water Distribution System (Virginiatown) starting September 24, 2018.

September 20, 2018 - Make Health a Priority

Oral Health | Mental Health | Opioids | Food Insecurity | Tobacco, Alcohol, Cannabis | Candidates Package 

August 22, 2018 - Boil Water Advisory for residents serviced by the McGarry Municipal Drinking Water Distribution System (Virginiatown) | August 24, 2018 - LIFTED

August 3, 2018 - New Medical Officer of Health/ Chief Executive Officer (MOH/CEO) for THU 

July 17, 2018 - Precautionary Boil Water Advisory for Haileybury residents | July 20, 2018 - LIFTED

July 12, 2018 - Smoke Exposure and Outdoor Activities

July 11, 2018 - Water Service Disruption for Haileybury and North Cobalt residents July 17 and 18, 2018 

May 25, 2018 - World No Tobacco Day - May 31

May 16, 2018 - Weeding Out the Facts: A Community Discussion About Youth Marijuana Use - post forum 

May 15, 2018 - Boil Water Advisory - McGarry Municipal Drinking Water System | May 18, 2018 - LIFTED

May 11, 2018 - Household Food Insecurity: No Money for Food is… Cent$less!

April 27, 2018 - Power Off & Play

April 13, 2018 - Weeding Out The Facts: A Community Discussion About Youth Marijuana Use

April 3, 2018 - "Brush Up on the Facts” Campaign Urges Parents to Keep Kids’ Teeth Healthy 

March 5, 2018 - Introducing the Northern Fruit and Vegetable Program

January 9, 2018 - Rethink Your Drinking – Cancer Matters

 

Events

November 27, 2018 - Implementing Systematic Approaches to Tobacco Treatment in Clinical Settings: Principles of the Ottawa Model for Smoking Cessation

June 22, 2018 - Advanced Cycling Skills (New Liskeard)  

June 20, 2018 -  Spring Fling Luncheon for Seniors and Caregivers (Kirkland Lake)

June 13, 2018 -  Spring Fling Luncheon for Seniors and Caregivers (Englehart)

June 6, 2018 - Breastfeeding Class (Kirkland Lake)

June 6, 2018 - Spring Fling Luncheon for Seniors and Caregivers (Kirkland Lake)

 

 

 

 

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