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Lambton County is a community that supports all people to strive for safety, health, and well-being.
Public Health works with the community to: assess, promote and protect health, prevent disease and injury, and advocate for healthy public health.
Strategic priorities were developed after extensive consultation with internal staff and external partners - business, non-profit and governmental leaders - and after examining community needs. The process identified six priority areas for public health to focus on over the five year span.
WEB - 2014-2019 Strategic Plan - PDF 793KB,16 pages
PRINT - 2014-2019 Strategic Plan - PDF 6.38MB,16 pages
The Ontario Public Health Standards are published by the Minister of Health and Long-Term Care under the authority of section 7 of the Health Protection and Promotion Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. H.7.
The Ontario Public Health Standards (OPHS) and Protocols establish the minimum requirements for fundamental public health programs and services, which include:
They provide direction on how boards of health must operationalize specific requirement(s) identified within the OPHS.
The Community Health Services is a non-profit organization. Tax deductible donations can be made at either of our Lambton County Offices.