There is currently a shortage of the yellow fever vaccine in Canada. Travellers should contact the Porcupine Health Unit well in advance to inquire about whether or not Yellow Fever vaccine is required. The Porcupine Health Unit will then be able to advise you on your options including possibly travelling out of town to receive the yellow fever vaccine.
The Timmins offices of the Porcupine Health Unit are open weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to noon and 1:00 to 4:30 p.m.
The main office has regularly scheduled clinics available for immunization and sexual health.
The Timcor office has regularly scheduled clinics available for 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.