Description (Service) COVID-19 Response  
During the COVID-19 Pandemic, the Grey Bruce Health Unit has resources / information available that may be useful. Visit  
Due to the pandemic, cessation support has been suspended until further notice. 
Regular 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 
  • communicable and infectious diseases including COVID-19 
  • 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 
  • Vector borne disease prevention (Lyme, West Nile, etc.)
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
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Primary Contact Drew Ferguson, Public/Media Relations Coordinator; Phone: ext 1269; Email:
Primary Executive Dr Ian Arra, Medical Officer of Health, CAO; Email:

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