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We want to hear your stories about finding and using opioid-related services in Oxford County. Find out how you can participate in our study.
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Health Inspect Oxford.ca
Now search for health inspection reports on salons, tattoo parlours, piercing studios and public swimming pools.
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LGBTQ Peoples' Experiences in Oxford County
summarizes the experiences and needs related to the health and well-being of the LGBTQ community in Oxford.
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Rethink your Drinking
When it comes to alcohol consumption, do you really know how much you are drinking?
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That's where we can help.
We can provide answers about your new baby in the comfort of your home. Call us today.
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Join What the Health?
A new Health Action Team is being assembled across Oxford County for youth and young adults between the ages 14 to 24.
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Expecting?
Parents-to-be can now take a prenatal course that fits their schedule from the comfort of their home. Click for info and registration.
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Children See. Children Learn.
Parenting can be stressful. Find ways to help you handle every day challenges with your young child.
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Thunderstorm
A free CANWARN training session offers tips to outdoor enthusiasts on how to spot dangerous weather patterns
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Public Health & Emergency Services

If something touches on the health and safety of the people who live here, there’s a good chance it touches on our programming. Through our programs in prevention, protection and emergency response, we work to keep the people in Oxford’s communities healthy and safe. 

Oxford County Public Health is your local public health unit, offering programs that promote healthy lifestyles and that aim to prevent illness and disease in our community.
 

Oxford County Paramedic Services is your local paramedic services (ambulance), providing 24-hour emergency and non-emergency pre-hospital care.

 

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News

Oxford County and Elgin St. Thomas announce new health unit board, name and logo
Public health services will continue as they are now when the new health unit takes effect on May 1. Learn more about the merger.

Elevator out of service at 93 Graham Street
Public Health's elevator at 93 Graham Street is out of service starting Monday, April 23 for approximately three weeks. 

Public Health confirms source of E. coli in local cases
Laboratory testing confirms processed deer meat is responsible for four cases of E. coli 0157 in Oxford County and a neighbouring County. Read more.

Storm spotter training with Geoff Coulson
A free CANWARN training session is coming to Oxford County, where outdoor enthusiasts will learn how to spot dangerous weather patterns and stay safe. Learn more about the event.

Brush up on the facts!
This April, Oxford County Public Health, along with the Ontario Association of Public Health Dentistry (OAPHD), will mark Oral Health month by encouraging parents to "brush up on the facts" to keep kids' teeth healthy. More.

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