Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit

Service: Environmental Health Program, Port Hope

Record #: SHA0652
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 04 May 2022


Description (Service) As part of the Health Unit's Environmental Health program, Public Health Inspectors work to protect members of the community in various settings.
  • inspects food premises and helps train kitchen staff on safe food handling practices
  • inspects daycare and personal service sites
  • provides information about water quality results and the maintenance of wells
  • tests the water of area beaches for safety
  • investigates animal bite incidents for potential exposure to rabies and provides information and education on the need to ensure pets are vaccinated against rabies
  • provides information about protecting yourself against West Nile Virus, Lyme Disease and other illnesses

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Haliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or drop-in
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Port Hope (Municipality of)
Address & Map
200 Rose Glen Rd
Port Hope, ON
Canada L1A 3V6
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Intersection Hwy 401 and Hwy 28
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 1-866-888-4577, ext 5006
After Hours Phone 1-888-255-7839
Fax 905-885-9551
E-Mail info@hkpr.on.ca
Website www.hkpr.on.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HKPRDHU
Twitter Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/HKPRDHU
YouTube YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/HKPRDHU
Primary Contact Bernie Mayer, Manager, Health Protection
Alternate Contact Richard Ovcharovich, Manager, Health Protection

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