Public Health

Anything related to the health and safety of community members (ie: clinic updates, northwestern health unit, kenora district services board, etc.)

June Calendar

The June 2024 calendar of events and important dates has been posted, as well as an emergency contact list for the community. See post for full details.

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Upcoming Clinics

The Botty Johnson Clinic will be offering an immunization clinic for infants between 2 months to 2 years as well as retinopathy screening for diabetic patients on June 5 from 10AM to 2PM, To book an appointment, please call 807-928-2047. For emergencies, call 807-928-2255.

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AA Meeting

The Mishkeegogamang AA Group is holding an alcoholics anonymous meeting in Pickle Lake at the community hall on Wednesday, April 17 at 7:00 PM.

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Clinic Schedule

Dr. Merali will be at the clinic from March 25th to March 28th. To book an appointment, please call

Also, please be advised that the clinic will be closed tomorrow (March 20th) and will reopen on Thursday, March 21st.

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Immunization Walk-In Clinic

Protect yourself and those around you.

Are you and your family up to date on your routine immunizations, including Measles? Come see us on Thursday, March 21, 2024 between 4:00 PM and 8:00 PM at the Northwestern Health Unit (office located at 3 Anne Street, beside the Betty Johnson Clinic).

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The Eye Van is Coming!

The Eye Van is a fully equipped mobile eye care unit, providing critical medical eye care to remote areas of Northern Ontario, where these types of services are not typically available. Appointments are available through a referral from your family doctor, optometrist, or nurse practitioner. Visit your local health care provider if you are interested in an appointment on the Eye Van. For more information, please contact 1-888-675-2468 ext. 5416.

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Dentist Coming to Town

Northwestern Health Unit’s dental team will be providing dental check-ups, x-rays, cleanings, fillings, tooth removals and root canals to eligible clients between Monday, February 12 and Friday, February 16 at the Betty Johnson Clinic. For more information or to book an appointment, call NWHU at 1-855-407-6453.

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