COVID-19 Response Service Interruptions

To focus our efforts on protecting the health of our community in response to COVID-19, we have modified our services and programs. Please see the service interruptions below. We will continue to monitor the situation and change as needed.

COVID-19 Response Service Interruptions
Classes, clinics and client servicesStatus
Breastfeeding and infant feeding clinics

On hold

For support and to speak with a Public Health Nurse,
please call 1-888-221-2133 ext 2256 | Monday to Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm

Join an online support group (scroll down page)

Dental clinics On hold
Food safety courses On hold
Healthy Babies Healthy Children program Modified Services (by phone)
Immunization clinics On hold
Mother and Young Child Clinic By appointment only
Call 519-274-0592 Monday to Thursday, 9am - 12pm for an appointment
Or please see your family physician, if possible

Needle Exchange Program

(Gear Works)

Modified Availability: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Stratford: Supplies in cupboard outside of Festival Square office

Clinton: Supplies available in a secure room (follow signs)

Or use the Ontario Find a harm reduction program locator

Naloxone available by appointment only:
1-888-221-2133 ext 3704 (Perth) or ext 2257 (Huron)
OR use Provincial Where to get a free naloxone kit locater

Prenatal classes

On hold

Online prenatal classes available

Sexual health clinics

Clinton, Wingham:

  • Regularly scheduled drop-in and clinics are cancelled. Appointments for birth control, STI testing and treatment may be made. Please text or call 519-440-1439 to speak to a nurse.

Stratford, Listowel, St. Marys:

  • Regularly scheduled clinics are cancelled. Appointments for birth control, STI testing and treatment may be made. Please call 1-888-221-2133 x3779 or 519-635-2504 to speak to a nurse.
Smoking Cessation

Modified Availability (by phone)

Nicotine Replacement Therapy contact:
1-888-221-2133 ext 2005 (Huron) or 1-888-221-2133 ext 3722 (Perth)

Well water bottle pickup and drop-off

Still available; modified

Perth: Bottle pick-up and drop-off available at
653 West Gore Street, Stratford | outside of the main entrance

Huron: Bottle pick-up and drop-off available at
Clinton main office, 77722B London Rd | outside of the main entrance