Organization: Southwestern Public Health - St Thomas Site

Description of Services: Health agency that addresses public health issues and promotes healthy living

Services include but are not limited to:
  • immunization and screening for communicable diseases
  • family and child health
  • breastfeeding and infant care support
  • dental health
  • sexual health
  • injury prevention
  • environmental health
  • physical activity
  • public health standards enforcement
  • research and population-based health research
  • food safety
Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention Programs and services to help make healthy living choices
Healthy Growth and Development Child and family health information and services including information on:
Infectious Diseases Communicable disease control and infection prevention and control * monitors and follows up with reported cases and outbreaks of communicable diseases in both the community and in health care settings
Sexual Health Services Sexual health clinic * health professionals test for and treat sexually transmitted infections * family planning services * confidential services * no health card required for many services

Services and Programs:

Fees: Varies by program
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: Varies depending on service
Application: Call or visit * no referral required * appointments or registration for certain programs or classes
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible      Wheelchair Accessible
Languages: English
Area(s) Served: Oxford County, St Thomas, and Elgin County

Phone Numbers: 519-631-9900
Toll-Free: 1-800-922-0096
Fax: 519-633-0468
Address: 1230 Talbot St
St Thomas, ON
N5P 1G9
Intersection: Centennial Ave and Talbot St
Location: St Thomas (Elgin Mall)
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Executives: Dr Joyce Lock - Medical Officer of Health
Cynthia St. John - Chief Executive Officer
About Us

Southwestern Public Health serves a population of 200,000 across Oxford and Elgin Counties and the City of St Thomas. Our programs respond to public health emergencies; promote healthy lifestyles and help prevent injuries, illness and disease.

This information is provided by It was last completely updated on: 12/18/2018

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