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Community Flu Clinics
Find a community flu clinic near you and book an appointment online today.
Mother breastfeeding child
Breastmilk is natural. Breastfeeding is learned. We can help.
LGBTQ Peoples' Experiences in Oxford County
summarizes the experiences and needs related to the health and well-being of the LGBTQ community in Oxford.
Rethink your Drinking
When it comes to alcohol consumption, do you really know how much you are drinking?
That's where we can help.
We can provide answers about your new baby in the comfort of your home. Call us today.
Join What the Health?
A new Health Action Team is being assembled across Oxford County for youth and young adults between the ages 14 to 24.
Parents-to-be can now take a prenatal course that fits their schedule from the comfort of their home. Click for info and registration.
Children See. Children Learn.
Parenting can be stressful. Find ways to help you handle every day challenges with your young child.

Pregnancy & baby care Quit Smoking Dental and oral health

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 Paramedic Services is your local paramedic services (ambulance), providing 24-hour emergency and non-emergency pre-hospital care.


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Insight into Oxford County's built environment
The built environment is a determinant of health that can influence a variety of behaviours like exercise and social interaction which, in turn, can affect chronic disease rates and overall wellbeing. The Built Environment report provides insight into Oxford County residents’ thoughts on neighbourhood walkability and the importance of specific built environment characteristics to different populations. Download the report.

Report on local food security
Food insecurity has far-reaching effects on both the physical and mental health of adults and children. The Food Security and Access report will help to ensure public health programs are based on the needs and concerns of the Oxford County community. Learn more.

Breastfeeding support in Oxford County
Breastmilk is natural, but breastfeeding is learned, and instructions aren't included. Our public health nurses and lactation consultants are here to help. Learn more about available breastfeeding support or sign up for a breastfeeding class.

Septic Smart! Oxford workshops return this fall
Learn more about how your septic system works, proper care and maintenance and what to do if there's a problem. Find a location near you.

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