Halton. Health Department

Site: Oakville -690 Dorval Dr - 6th Fl

Service: School Years Health

Contact Information
Office Phone Mon-Sun 24 hours 905-825-6000 or dial 3-1-1
Toll Free Phone 1-866-442-5866 (1-866-4HALTON)
TTY Phone 905-827-9833
Fax 905-849-6740
E-Mail accesshalton@halton.ca
Website www.halton.ca/living_in_halton/public_health/
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/RegionOfHalton
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/halton-region
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/RegionofHalton
Primary Contact Lynne Hanna, Manager, School Years Health
Site Information
Located In Community Glen Abbey
Address & Map
690 Dorval Dr, 6th Fl
Oakville, ON L6K 3X9
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Intersection Dorval Dr and QEW
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Halton Region Health Department ; Healthy Families ; Public Health
Agency Information
Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Primary Executive Dr Daniela Kempkens, Acting Medical Officer of Health
Alternate Executive Matt Ruf, Acting Commissioner, Health
Funding Regional / Municipal
Description and Service Details
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 (HaltonParents.ca.) 
Promotes positive parenting, healthy and active living, mental health (parent and child) and injury prevention through the HaltonParents 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
Application Not required
Languages English
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Alcohol Use Disorder Education/Prevention ; Drug Use Disorder 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 ; Student Counselling Services ; Tobacco Use Education/Prevention

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