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March 26, 2020
March 26, 2020 – Guelph General Hospital ( GGH ) and Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health have declared an outbreak of COVID -19 on a ward (4E)...Read more
March 24, 2020
March 24, 2020 – Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health has confirmed a case of COVID -19 in a resident at St. Joseph’s Health Centre in Guelph. A...Read more
March 23, 2020
March 23, 2020 – Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health is strongly recommending that personal service businesses, outdoor play areas and event...Read more
March 23, 2020
If you were tested for hepatis B, hepatitis c and HIV at Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health or at the University of Guelph Health Services in...Read more
March 22, 2020
March 22, 2020: Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health has confirmed a case of COVID -19 in a resident of Wellington County. The 66-year-old male...Read more
March 19, 2020
RELEASE SENT BY Headwaters Health Care Centre and copied below here. Orangeville, ON – March 19, 2020 – With the rapidly evolving COVID -19 situation...Read more
March 17, 2020
Some WDGPH programs and services have been put on hold to support the COVID -19 response. For a full list of programs/services affected, please see...Read more
March 16, 2020
March 16, 2020: Dr. Nicola Mercer, Medical Officer of Health and CEO of Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health has confirmed the first positive...Read more
March 16, 2020
March 16, 2020: The COVID -19 Assessment Clinic, run by the Guelph Family Health Team, will open on March 17, 2020. The clinic will be located at 65...Read more
March 11, 2020
Please note: (March 11, 2020 Update) We have no further testing clinic dates planned at Public Health. Clients of Victoria’s Nail Salon should...Read more
December 27, 2019
Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health will provide essential services only from December 25, 2019 to January 1, 2020. Offices, clinics and classes...Read more
December 18, 2019
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December 10, 2019
For many years, Sickkids Hospital provided information about medications and other exposures during pregnancy and breastfeeding through a service...Read more
November 26, 2019
Please note that our offices in Fergus and Orangeville will be closed on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 due to a staff event. In Guelph, there will be...Read more
November 15, 2019
Looking to report a student’s vaccinations through the Immunization Connect Ontario ( ICON ) website ? Please note it will be down for...Read more
November 12, 2019
We are currently out of high-dose flu vaccine for seniors, but we do have the quadrivalent flu vaccine available. It’s important for seniors to...Read more
November 11, 2019
Public Health offices and clinics will be closed on Monday, November 11, 2019 to observe Remembrance Day. Regular hours resume on Tuesday, November...Read more
November 5, 2019
The November Board of Health meeting will be held on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at our Guelph office at 160 Chancellors Way . See the meeting agenda...Read more
October 24, 2019
Did you see our recent video campaign about harm reduction? Whether you remember seeing this series of videos or not, please answer our short, 3-...Read more
October 22, 2019
During routine digging, the City of Guelph identified the presence of TCE (Trichloroethylene), a chemical used primarily as an industrial solvent, in...Read more

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