Description (Service) Promotes and protects health at all stages of life. Works to improve public understanding, promote healthy living, prevent disease and support healthy environments. Services include: 
* emergency planning 
* immunization and screening for communicable and infectious diseases 
* health education programs 
* family and child health 
* dental health 
* sexual health 
* injury prevention 
* health hazard investigation 
* family violence prevention 
* environmental health 
* physical activity promotion 
* public health standards enforcement 
* research and population-based health research 
* tobacco education and youth prevention, cessation support 
Health Protection services include: 
* inspection of certain public establishments, including food services, child care, small drinking water, recreation water, personal services and summer camps 
* food safety regulation and inspection 
* safe water testing, inspection and treatment 
* sewage/septic disposal systems operation and care instruction 
* inspections for smoke-free environment and enforcement 
* rabies reporting, prevention and treatment 
See separate listing for Grey Bruce Fall Prevention and Intervention Program
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility All ages, call for information
Application Call or walk-in
Languages English
Fees Call for information
Address and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
101 17th St E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 0A5
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Intersection 2nd Ave E and 17th St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-376-9420
Toll Free Phone 1-800-263-3456
Fax 519-376-0605
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Twitter Twitter:
Primary Contact Drew Ferguson, Public/Media Relations Coordinator; Phone: ext 1269; Email:
Primary Executive Dr Ian Arra, Medical Officer of Health

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