Health Unit starting to reduce pandemic specific services

Susan Healey, Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit We are currently transitioning away from our pandemic response and beginning to resume our non-COVID work....

Blue Green Algae Awareness

Susan Healey, Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit Potentially harmful algal blooms including blue-green algae are a natural seasonal phenomenon that may appear in our...

COVID-19 Vaccine Status Report

Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health Unit Vaccination Statistics For individuals 5 plus, our first dose vaccination rate is 94.4%, and second dose rate is...

Well water and septic health

The Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit can help you ensure that the well water you and your family drink is safe.  Spring is...

Spring Clean-Up Tips

by Katie Lamb, Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health Unit Finally, spring is here! When it comes to cleaning up the cottage, garage or shed...

Growing Food

Submitted by Danielle Labonte, MPH, MAN, RD Registered Dietitian and Public Health Nutritionist Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit  Finally, winter is over and people can get...

Be aware of the effects of extreme heat

It feels like summer! As we get into the warmer weather this summer, it is important to be prepared for high heat. Don’t forget...

The COVID-19 Respiratory Roundtable urges Canadians to continue protecting each other

The COVID-19 Respiratory Roundtable has released a joint letter, MASK UP FOR SOMEONE YOU LOVE, urging Canadians to continue taking precautions amidst the easing...

Be Tick Smart!

by Susan Healey The ticks are out! When temperatures rise above 4oC, ticks become active. Enjoy the benefits of being outdoors by going for a...

School Immunization Catch-Up Clinics

by the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit As our pandemic response slows down, we can now turn our focus to the School Immunization...