Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit

Site: Port Hope

Service: Environmental Health Program

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
Address & Map
200 Rose Glen Rd
Port Hope, ON L1A 3V6
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Intersection Hwy 401 and Hwy 28
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Toll Free 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: www.facebook.com/HKPRDHU
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YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/HKPRDHU
Primary Contact Bernie Mayer, Manager, Health Protection
Alternate Contact Richard Ovcharovich, Manager, Health Protection
Primary Executive Dr Natalie Bocking, Medical Officer of Health

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