Anyone Can Be Impacted By IPV

Anyone Can Be Impacted By IPV

Complex issue affecting many types of relationships In 2022, Statistics Canada released that police-reported family violence has seen a troubling rise for the fifth consecutive year. Reporting that a total of 127,082 victims in Canada were affected by such violence,...
Time For That Shot In The Arm

Time For That Shot In The Arm

Lots of places in Northumberland to get your booster shot Article by Valerie MacDonald CBC.ca image Halloween is coming and so is the time when almost anyone can get the newest COVID-19 booster shot. You can book local locations to get your COVID-19 booster shot...
Drug Poisoning Alert Issued

Drug Poisoning Alert Issued

Opioid connection — threat increasing An opioid overdose alert is being issued for Northumberland County after an increase in suspected opioid drug poisonings was reported. “The increased opioid overdose reports this week are troubling. We are issuing an alert to...
Get Help STOP Smoking

Get Help STOP Smoking

10 weeks free nicotine patches, gum or lozenges The Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit (HKPR District Health Unit) is urging residents to sign up for the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) Smoking Treatment for Ontario Patients on the Net...
Yo, Dude, Don’t Smoke That Joint There

Yo, Dude, Don’t Smoke That Joint There

You can’t stand too near rec facilities, schools, restaurants & patio bars The Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit (HKPR District Health Unit) says that under the Smoke-Free Ontario Act (SFOA), 2017, tobacco products, vapour products and...