Directory of Community Programs and Services in Barrie Ontario

Contacts

Public Comments Secure email is available from the website - an online form on the Contact Us page
Office Phone Gravenhurst Office: 705-684-9090, Health Connection: 705-721-7520
Toll Free Phone 1-877-721-7520, Health Connection
Fax 705-684-9887
Website www.simcoemuskokahealth.org/
Social Media Facebook Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/simcoe.muskoka
Twitter Twitter: https://twitter.com/SMDhealthunit

Addresses

Site Location beside municipal water tower
Address & Map
5 Pineridge Gate
Unit 2
Gravenhurst, ON
Canada P1P 1Z3
Intersection Bethune Dr and Pineridge Gate
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Description

Description (Service) Public Health Nurses work with individuals and groups to plan and support healthy living and healthy communities:
  • Engage in a variety of community-based physical activity, healthy eating and built environment initiatives to reduce the risks for people developing chronic diseases
  • Healthy Schools program to help creating and maintain healthy school environments
  • Prevention of injuries and substance misuse
  • Healthy child development support from pre-conception to school transition
  • Prenatal classes, breastfeeding clinics and support, parenting education
  • Home visits to new parents through the Healthy Babies Healthy Children program
  • Exchange Works, a harm reduction program, offers needle exchange services at all health unit offices

Service Details

Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Hours Office and Telephone Health Connection: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Simcoe County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call Health Connection for inquiries
Languages English; French - Reception, Programs; Other - Service in additional languages can be arranged
Fees None

Every effort is made to ensure that the information in this directory is accurate, up-to-date and comprehensive. However, Information Barrie cannot assume liability resulting from errors or omissions. Inclusion or omission of a program or service is not a comment on its quality.