The Iroquois Falls branch of the Porcupine Health Unit is open weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to noon and 1:00 to 4:30 p.m.
We have regularly scheduled clinics available by appointment for immunization, travel vaccines, sexual health, and dental services.
For after hours emergency inspection service, please call our toll free number, 1-800-461-1818, where someone can be reached 24 hours a day.
The Registered Dietitians at the Porcupine Health Unit conduct a variety of workshops and presentations for health care professionals, educators, workplaces and the general public.
While we know we should all be eating a healthy diet, the cost of food items in our area can be barrier to choosing healthy options. The Nutritious Food Basket Survey is a tool used to help determine the prices of food in our area and how much of a burden it can be for some families.
All parents have one thing in common - they all want their children to grow up being caring, responsible and healthy adults. The Growing Healthy Families Program is here to help you with good, proven to work advice at the right time can be a big help.
Sport and physical activity can be a powerful force for individual and social growth and development.
Food served or sold at community festivals, fundraising events and farmers' markets are an important part of local life in communities across Ontario. Before planning special events, like fundraisers, or farmers' markets, take the time to do some careful food safety planning.
Timmins, Ontario - Friday, March 20, 2020: This afternoon, Dr. Lianne Catton, Medical Officer of Health, Porcupine Health Unit released more information about the health unit’s first confirmed case of COVID-19.
The Porcupine Health Unit regularly creates reports on a variety of topics. If you need additional information about any of our reports please contact us.
Timmins, Ontario - Dr. Lianne Catton, Medical Officer of Health for the Porcupine Health Unit (PHU) confirmed today that there are still no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the PHU area, although testing has been taking place.