Update- November 4, 2020
Update: The Thunder Bay District Health Unit has provided recommendations for those wishing to attend a Remembrance Day event and those who are selling/purchasing poppies. To learn more please visit: https://www.tbdhu.com/remembrance
Low-income seniors may be eligible for free dental care from the Thunder Bay District Health Unit. Individuals can sign-up for the Ontario Seniors Dental Care Program online or on the phone. For more information about the Ontario Seniors Dental Care Program, visit: https://www.tbdhu.com/seniorsdental or call TBDHU at (807) 625-5900
TBDHU – COVID-19 Call centre
Update June 1, 2020: Due to a decrease in demand, the COVID-19 call center will have reduce hours on May 30. If you call outside of these hours, you can leave a message and the call will be returned the next day.
AboutKidsHealth has developed a COVID-19 learning hub with resources to help parents, caregivers and children during this challenging time. These resources show how you can support a child’s mental health and general wellbeing through physical activity, sleep, nutrition and learning. We hope that you find these resources to be valuable to your family. Learn about COVID-19 and how to talk to and support your family. This hub also provides resources such as videos and audio meditations to help you cope. https://www.aboutkidshealth.ca/COVID-19
TBDHU Sexual Health Clinic
(807) 625-5900 or toll-free: 1-888-294-6630
Mon/Tues – 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Wed 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., Thurs 12-5:30 p.m., Fri 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Please note that for drop-in services TBDHU is only able to accommodate limited numbers. For more information, or to book an appointment or inquire about walk-in services please call 625-5976 or 1 (888) 294-6630.
TBDHU – Immunization Clinic
Please call us at 625-5900 to book an appointment.
Wednesdays from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Reinstating immunization services for clients without primary health care providers. The initial appointments will be open to priority groups requiring the following immunizations: primary infant vaccination series (immunizations due at 2, 4, 6, 12 and 18 months), school aged children aged 4-6, pregnant women, older adults and immunocompromised individuals. All individuals wishing to receive immunizations must have an appointment. Walk-in services will not be available. Please bring an Immunization Record (yellow card) if available.
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Superior Points Program
(807) 621-7862 or (807) 621-7861 or toll-free: 1-888-294-6630
Monday to Friday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. & 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Superior Points Program is an outreach services that provides needle exchange and related services such as: offering needle/syringe exchange and other harm reduction services including providing condoms and sterile water, offering FREE nasal spray naloxone kits and overdose awareness training, providing HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C prevention education to clients, outreach and referral to other agencies as well as providing presentations to community agencies and the general public.