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Halton. Halton Region Health Department

School Years Program

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Record #: OAK3669 Last Full Update: 19 Aug 2013
Record Details
Legal NameThe Regional Municipality of Halton
Alternate NamePublic Health
Contact Numbers
Office Phone3-1-1 or 905-825-6000
Toll Free Phone1-866-442-5866 (1-866-4HALTON)
TTY Phone905-827-9833
Fax905-849-6740
Contact Information
Address & Map
690 Dorval Dr, 6th Floor
Oakville, ON L6K 3X9
 
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Located In CommunityOakville (Glen Abbey)
Nearest Main IntersectionDorval Dr and QEW
Wheelchair AccessibilityFully Accessible
Organization Emailaccesshalton@halton.ca
Websitewww.halton.ca/living_in_halton/public_health/
Primary ContactLynne Hanna, Manager, School Years Program
Primary ExecutiveMedical Officer of Health
Alternate ExecutiveJoyce See, Director, Community Health Services
Service Details
Areas ServedHalton Region
DescriptionPromotes the health of children and youth (age 6 – 18 years) and their families by providing a variety of services in the area of: 
* active living / healthy eating 
* developmental assets and youth engagement  
* healthy growth & development 
* healthy relationships / sexual health 
* mental health  
* positive parenting 
* sun safety and injury prevention 
 
Programs and services include: 
Parent/Caregiver family support  
* Triple P Positive Parenting Program – educational seminars, group skills training, face to face meetings, telephone consultation/support 
 
School support 
* consultation and support for school staff, committees, parents and students to help plan and implement healthy school activities 
* curriculum support and supplementary resources for staff and students 
* linking with community resources, programs and services 
 
* Mental Health Liaison Nurse services available to students in grades 6 to 12 including:  
* mental health and early risk assessments 
* consultations with parents, schools, community health professionals 
* supportive counselling and referrals to community resources  
 
Community support: 
* collaboration with individuals, groups, organizations, networks and committees to promote healthy development of children and youth 
Initiatives include: 
* Parent education networks 
* Our Kids hubs and committees 
* Youth Advisory Councils 
 
HoursMon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
EligibilityAges: 6 year(s) - 18 year(s) 
 
Children and their parents
FeesNone
LanguagesEnglish
FundingRegional / Municipal
Service Level(20) Regional Government
Indexing
Service CategoriesAlcohol 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