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Fall Low-Cost Rabies Clinics on September 27 & 28

BY admin | PUBLISHED: Sep 18, 2014

Sept 18, 2014 – Rabies Shots Available at Vets Across Peterborough City and County The Peterborough Public Health and local veterinarians are teaming up again this fall to provide pet owners with low-cost rabies clinics across Peterborough City and County on Saturday, September 27 and Sunday, September 28. The cost for a rabies shot is only […]

Keeping Serious Diseases At Bay: School-Based Vaccination Clinics Start Sept 22

BY admin | PUBLISHED: Sep 17, 2014

September 17, 2014 – Parents Reminded to Provide Signed Consent Forms for Children Receiving HPV, Meningococcal and Hepatitis B Immunizations Local grade 7 and 8 students will be offered free vaccines in schools by Peterborough Public Health starting September 22. Public Health Nurses will be visiting all schools throughout the city and county of Peterborough in […]

Board of Health Meeting Summary – September 10

BY admin | PUBLISHED: Sep 15, 2014

September 15, 2014 – To view the meeting summary from the Sept 10 meeting of the Board of Health please click the image below:

Board of Health and OPSEU Approve New Collective Agreement

BY admin | PUBLISHED: Sep 11, 2014

September 11, 2014 – Strike Avoided as Both Groups Ratify Agreement The Peterborough Public Health would like to advise residents that last night the Board of Health approved a tentative agreement reached September 5 with OPSEU Local 327. Earlier today, this deal was also ratified by OPSEU members, thereby securing a new three-year contract ending March 31, […]

Public Health Achieves ‘Baby-Friendly’ Re-designation as a Breastfeeding Leader

BY admin | PUBLISHED: Sep 10, 2014

September 10, 2014 – PCCHU Remains One of the Longest-Standing Public Healths in Ontario with Baby-Friendly Status At today’s Board of Health meeting, Peterborough Public Health was honoured by the Breastfeeding Committee for Canada (BCC) for achieving its Baby-Friendly Initiative (BFI) re-designation status for the next five years. “This is a significant accomplishment for Public Health because […]

Board of Health Meets September 10

BY admin | PUBLISHED: Sep 05, 2014

September 5, 2014 –  Location: Peterborough City Hall, General Committee Room The community is advised that the next meeting of the Board of Health will take place on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 4:45 p.m. in the General Committee Room at Peterborough City Hall, 500 George St. North. To download the agenda and the online […]