Sample date: July 23, 2014

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About Us

This page was reviewed or revised on Tuesday, April 08, 2014 10:15 AM

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Lambton Public Health


Vision

Lambton County is a community that supports all people to strive for safety, health, and well-being.

Mission

Lambton Public Health works with the community to: assess, promote and protect health, prevent disease and injury, and advocate for healthy public policy.



2014-2019 Strategic Plan

Image cover of Lambton Public Health Strategic Report 2014-2019Strategic 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 1.29 MB,16 pages

PRINT - 2014-2019 Strategic Plan - PDF 6.91MB,16 pages



Ontario Public Health Standards

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:

  • assessment and surveillance
  • health promotion and policy development
  • disease and injury prevention
  • health protection.

They provide direction on how boards of health must operationalize specific requirement(s) identified within the OPHS.

Ontario Public Health Standards (OPHS) & Protocols 2008  (Nov. 2008)

PDF - 52 pages


The Community Health Services is a non-profit organization. Tax deductible donations can be made at either of our Lambton County Offices. 
 


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