Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Healthy Families ; Public Health
Contact Information
Office Phone Mon-Sun 24 hours 3-1-1 or 905-825-6000
Toll Free Phone 1-866-442-5688 (1-866-4HALTON)
TDD Phone 905-827-9833
Fax 905-849-6740
Social Media Facebook Facebook, RSS RSS, Twitter Twitter
Primary Contact Lynne Hanna, Manager, School Years Health
Agency Information
Parent Agency Name Halton. Halton Region Health Department
Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Primary Executive Dr Hamidah Meghani, Medical Officer of Health
Alternate Executive Dorothy Barr, Director, Community Health Services
Funding Regional / Municipal
Service Information
Description (Service) Promotes the health of children and youth (school entry until age 18) and their families by providing a variety of programs and services. 
Delivers health promotion supports to identified schools in Halton Region related to key issues that impact health and learning: 
* engages students and parents in the school community to work on addressing health in their local neighbourhood 
* together with the community, builds and implements comprehensive action plans that address issues such as mental health, substance abuse, physical activity, healthy eating and injury prevention 
Provides early identification and support for children and youth who present with mental health issues in elementary school – Kindergarten to Grade 8: 
* services include brief supportive counselling and parent consultation 
Delivers parenting supports to schools through at-school programs and online supports ( 
Promotes positive parenting, healthy and active living, mental health (parent and child) and injury prevention through the website and social media channels (Twitter, Facebook and Wordpress blogs).
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
children and their parents
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville (Glen Abbey)
Address & Map
690 Dorval Dr, 6th Floor
Oakville, ON L6K 3X9
View Google Map
Intersection Dorval Dr and QEW
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Additional Service Sites
Taxonomy and Classification
Service Categories Alcohol Abuse Education/Prevention ; Drug Abuse Education/Prevention ; Medical Information Lines ~ Children's Issues ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ~ Drop In Centres ; Parent/Family Involvement in Education ; Parenting Helplines ; Parenting Skills Classes ; Personal Safety Education ; Smoking Education/Prevention ; Student Counselling Services