Health News For SOUTH WEST


It’s important to keep up-to-date with the latest health care and social services news. And there’s a lot to keep up with! You need to know what’s happening in your community in order to maximize your health and well-being. New services and programs open each month, existing services change locations, and new health and social services information is always available based on the results of research conducted right here in our community and around the world.

With SouthWesthealthline.ca, local news is always at your fingertips!


Wednesday, August 30, 2017
United Way Perth-Huron to “Kick-off” at Community Lunch

Tuesday, August 29, 2017
West Nile Virus Update

Tuesday, August 29, 2017
West Nile Virus - Positive Mosquitoes Found in Stratford

Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Ontario Providing Support to Those Affected by Opioid Crisis

Tuesday, August 29, 2017
International Overdose Awareness Day

Tuesday, August 29, 2017
International Overdose Awareness Day

Monday, August 28, 2017
Province Creating First French-Language University in Ontario

Friday, August 25, 2017
Skunk Tests Positive for Rabies

Friday, August 25, 2017
See the Community Food Advisors in Action this September

Friday, August 25, 2017
Municipal Concussion Policy Toolkit

Thursday, August 24, 2017
International Drug Overdose Awareness Day

Thursday, August 24, 2017
Health Unit Invites Families to Strathroy For a Free Smoke-Free Movie Night

Thursday, August 24, 2017
West Nile Virus Detected in Huron County Mosquitoes

Thursday, August 24, 2017
Ontario Making Major Investments in Social Housing Repairs and Retrofits

Thursday, August 24, 2017
Rockin' Out with Patients

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
More Positive Mosquitoes Found

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Protect Your Children from Vaccine-Preventable Diseases

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
2017 Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Awarded

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Understanding Food Literacy

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Potential Communicable Disease Risk Associated with Local Chiropody Clinic

Friday, August 18, 2017
Public Warning for Viewing Solar Eclipse on August 21, 2017

Thursday, August 17, 2017
Ontario Improving Training for Workers in the Culture Sector

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Ontario and Anishinabek Nation Sign Historic Education Agreement

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
New Mammography Unit puts Control in Hands of Patients - North American First

Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus in Tillsonburg

Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Award-winning Inter-faith Peace Camp underway at King's

Monday, August 14, 2017
Second Mosquito Pool Tests Positive for West Nile Virus

Friday, August 11, 2017
Port Stanley Little Beach Showing Higher Levels of Bacteria

Friday, August 11, 2017
World War II and One Book One London at King's

Friday, August 11, 2017
TDMH and AHI Announce New President and CEO

Thursday, August 10, 2017
Mosquitoes From Three London Traps Test Positive for West Nile Virus

Thursday, August 10, 2017
New Problem-Solving App for Family Caregivers Coping with Dementia

Thursday, August 10, 2017
Ontario Helping Skilled Workers Train for Green Jobs

Thursday, August 10, 2017
New Wait Times Data Now Available for Surgeries and Procedures Across Ontario

Wednesday, August 09, 2017
GenNext Backpack Drive

Wednesday, August 09, 2017
Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus

Wednesday, August 09, 2017
Statement from the Minister of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation on International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples

Tuesday, August 08, 2017
Dog Bite Prevention Campaign

Tuesday, August 08, 2017
Pittock posted for Elevated Bacteria

Tuesday, August 08, 2017
Prepare and Store Food Safely for Summer Picnics and Barbecues

Thursday, August 03, 2017
Recent Testing Shows Fentanyl Showing up in Other Drugs

Thursday, August 03, 2017
Public Assistance Request regarding Dog Bite

Thursday, August 03, 2017
Crestline and Oxford County Announce Canada's First Hybrid Ambulance

Thursday, August 03, 2017
Celebrate Ontario's 150th Anniversary this August Long Weekend

Thursday, August 03, 2017
Abortion Pill Available Across Ontario at No Cost

Wednesday, August 02, 2017
Your Next Quit Attempt Might Make You a Winner!

Wednesday, August 02, 2017
Ontario Launches Public Inquiry into the Safety and Security of Residents in the Long-Term Care Homes System

Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Free Sunscreen Available in Perth County This Summer!

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