Expanded eligibility for 50+ for Third Booster Doses

by the District Health Unit The Ministry of Health announced that starting December 13, 2021, they will be opening up eligibility for 3rd doses to...

Children aged 5 to 11 can be vaccinated

Christine Elliott, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health, and Sylvia Jones, Solicitor General, issued the following statement regarding Health Canada’s approval of the Pfizer...

Stocking up in case of bad weather

by Marie Traynor, Registered Dietitian and Public Health Nutritionist, LGL Health Unit How can it be November already?! Here are some ideas for stocking up...

Flu season is approaching: What you need to know!

from the Health Unit Influenza is a preventable illness that can cause serious lung infection for young children, pregnant individuals, and people who are older...

Local COVID-19 Vaccine Status Report

LGL Health Unit Statistics: Of the region’s population 12 years of age and over, 91.7% have first doses and 85.8% have second doses (as of August...

New option to submit out of province COVID-19 vaccination records

The Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health Unit has added an online option for residents who received their COVID-19 vaccination(s) outside of Ontario to...

North Grenville Men’s Mental Health Group

Chris Wilson has started a men’s mental health support group. The North Grenville Men’s Mental Health Group will be hosting bi-weekly gatherings for men...

Potentially harmful algal blooms

by Susan Healey, LGL Health Unit Potentially harmful algal blooms, including blue-green algae, are a natural seasonal phenomenon that may appear in our lakes, rivers...

Local COVID-19 Vaccine Status Report

Let’s work together to reach a goal of 90% fully vaccinated by September 7, when school starts for most kids. Statistics: Of the region’s population 12...

COVID-19 Vaccination Policies mandatory for High-Risk Settings

In response to evolving data around the transmissibility of the Delta variant and based on the recent experiences of other jurisdictions, the Ontario government,...