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Expectant Parents Invited to Attend Free Prenatal Health Fair on March 6

BY admin | PUBLISHED: Feb 23, 2017

February 23, 2017 –  Expert Prenatal Advice and Newborn Parenting Tips! Expectant parents and their families are invited to a fun and informative night out to attend the Prenatal Health Fair hosted by Peterborough Public Health at the Holiday Inn on Monday, March 6, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. This FREE must–attend evening […]

Power of Words

BY admin | PUBLISHED: Feb 16, 2017

February 16, 2017 –  Families Encouraged to Give Voice to Literacy Skills by Marking World Read Aloud Day on February 16 Sounds like it’s a good day to read aloud and share stories with your child. That’s the message Peterborough Public Health is sending to local families on World Read Aloud Day, which is being marked […]

February 11 Board of Health Meeting Summary

BY admin | PUBLISHED: Feb 15, 2017

February 15, 2017 – To view the meeting summary for the February 11, 2017 Board of Health meeting click the image below: 170211 Board of Health Meeting Summary – February

Peterborough Public Health Endorses Statement Supporting Muslim Community

BY admin | PUBLISHED: Feb 15, 2017

February 15, 2017 – Peterborough Immigration Partnership Response to Quebec City Mosque Shooting

February 13 – 17, 2017 Marks Drug Awareness Week in Peterborough

BY admin | PUBLISHED: Feb 13, 2017

February 13, 2017 – Photo Opportunity February 13, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. at Mather & Bell Pharmacy Police, healthcare and public health partners are encouraging the community to use Drug Awareness Week as a time to have serious conversations about substance use and abuse. More info here.

Board of Health Meets Saturday, February 11 at 9:00 a.m.

BY admin | PUBLISHED: Feb 06, 2017

February 6, 2017 – Location: J.K. Edwards Board Room, Peterborough Public Health, Jackson Square, 185 King St., Third Floor Media and the community are advised that the next Board of Health meeting will take place on Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. To download the agenda and the online board package, please visit: This […]

February is Water Month!

BY admin | PUBLISHED: Feb 01, 2017

February 1, 2017 – All Kids and Families Invited to Celebrate Drinking Water Choosing to drink water over sugar-sweetened beverages is the focus of “Water Month” this February by the Healthy Kids Community Challenge Peterborough.  To raise awareness about the considerable health benefits of water consumption, a number of community-led projects will be celebrated throughout the […]