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Join us on Sept. 1 for an update on Beachville area air quality
Teen Prenatal classes
Meet other teens, learn about labour and caring for your baby. Classes: Sept. 5 - Nov. 10. Call to register.
Protect yourself this summer
When enjoying the outdoors this summer, protect yourself from mosquito and tick bites.
New smoking rules
As of January 1, there are new smoking rules in Ontario. Find out where you can and cannot smoke and how to plan for a smoke-free event.
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Public Health & Emergency Services


If something touches on the health and safety of the people who live here, there’s a good chance it touches on our programming. Through our programs in prevention, protection and emergency response, we work to keep the people in Oxford’s communities healthy and safe. 

Oxford County Public Health is your local public health unit, offering programs that promote healthy lifestyles and that aim to prevent illness and disease in our community.

Oxford County EMS (Emergency Medical Services) is your local paramedic services (ambulance), providing 24-hour emergency and non-emergency pre-hospital care.

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Public meeting on Beachville area air quality

Residents are invited to attend a public meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 1 where preliminary findings from the Beachville area air quality assessment will be discussedMore info.


Tobacco vendor information session
Public Health is hosting a free information session for retail vendors on October 13. Space is limited. Call 519-539-9800 ext. 3420 or email smokefree@oxfordcounty.ca to register.


Notice (Aug. 13, 2015): Pittock posted for elevated bacteria

Reservoir posted as unsafe for swimming following latest beach water quality test. See the latest beach water quality results.


Teen prenatal classes starting in September

Next session of Teen Prenatal classes begins in September and runs until November in Woodstock. Call to register: 519-539-9800 | 1-800-755-0394.