We offer genetic services to individuals and families who are at high risk of developing cancer.
We have a confidential, easily accessible sexual health clinic. Our nurses provide a variety of sexual health services.
Over 80 percent of Ontarians receive their drinking water from municipal drinking water systems. Those that do not have access, install some sort of private drinking water system, they may have a well or they may draw and treat water from surrounding surface water sources.
We offer genetic services to individuals with a variety of genetic conditions.
The Porcupine BeachWise program has ended for the season. Check back for updates next June.
We offer genetic services to individuals who have concerns regarding a current or future pregnancy.
All public pools, spas, and wading pools in the Porcupine Health Unit`s district are inspected on a regular basis. To ensure that these facilities are safe for public use, operators of these facilities must know the regulations and guidelines that pertain to their operation.
The Porcupine Health Unit investigates all animal incidents where there is a break to the skin, such as teeth marks and scratches, for the risk of rabies. If you have been involved in an incident, report animal incidents to the health unit so follow-up can begin.
The Timmins Sexual Health Clinic offers various testing methods and free treatments for STIs. Whether you have symptoms, risks, or want routine testing for an STI, your best bet is to come to one of our walk-in clinics.
We have a confidential, easily accessible sexual health clinic. Our nurses and physicians provide a variety of sexual health services and most are available through our daily walk-in clinics. Some services will require an appointment.