Date: December 9, 2018

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About Us

This page was reviewed or revised on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 11:15 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.


Positive Space

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Lambton Public Health (LPH) believes that diversity enriches the communities in which we live and work.  LPH celebrates diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive environment where everyone is treated with dignity and respect.

LPH is committed to promoting an open and welcoming space that is equitable and accessible to persons of all sexual orientations and gender identities, for both clients and employees.



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


2017 Annual report



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) establish the minimum requirements for fundamental public health programs and services, which include:

  • Social Determinants of Health;
  • Healthy Behaviours;
  • Healthy Communities; and
  • Population Health Assessment.

The Standards define the responsibilities of boards of health in an integrated health system and are informed by the core public health functions, which include:

  • Assessment and Surveillance;
  • Health Promotion and Policy Development;
  • Health Protection;
  • Disease Prevention; and
  • Emergency Management

Ontario Public Health Standards: Requirements for Programs, Services, and Accountability (Standards), 2018


Donations

Lambton Public Health is a non-profit organization. Tax deductible donations can be made at our Point Edward office location