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Through the delivery of public health services, the Northwestern Health Unit seeks to improve the quality and length of life in our communities.
Healthy lifestyles, longer lives lived well.
Call or visit us for more information about:
Animal bites, mosquitos, and ticks.
Child speech and language services.
Child, adult, flu and travel vaccinations.
Environmental health hazards.
Food safety and restaurant inspection results.
Health before pregnancy and reproductive health.
Healthy eating and active living.
Infant hearing and vision.
Needle exchange and how to prevent an overdose
Oral health and free dental services.
Preventing chronic and infectious disease.
Pregnancy, breastfeeding and parenting support.
Problem gambling prevention.
Recreational water safety.
Sewage permits and land development.
Sexual health, birth control, STI testing
Testing and safety of your drinking water.
Carl Lindstrom Bursary