Healthy Places & Organizations

Whether you're dropping kids at daycare or school, heading to work, getting a haircut, dining out, or chilling at the beach or public pool, feel secure knowing Lambton Public Health works to create safe, healthy spaces that benefit everyone.

Healthy Workplaces

Workplace health is more than preventing illness and injury. A healthy workplace engages, improves and supports efforts to improve the physical, mental and emotional health of all employees and the organization.

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How to create a healthy workplace:

Physical Health in Workplaces
Social Health & Relationships in Workplaces
Mental Health in Workplaces
Comply with SFOA, 2017
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Restaurants & Food Premises

Lambton Public Health supports a food-safe community by working with the community to ensure food sold or offered to the public is handled, prepared and served properly and is safe to consume. Staff inspect food premises, follow-up on confirmed/suspected food-borne illness and provide food handling education.

What Food Premises Must Do:

Pass a Public Health Inspection Before Opening
Be Aware of Food Recalls
Comply with SFOA, 2017
Follow Requirements Including Routine Inspections
Apply in Advance for All Special Events

Personal Service Settings

Inspection, education and enforcement of all Personal Service Settings in Lambton County helps to reduce the potential risk of spreading infectious diseases to clients and staff.

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What Personal Service Settings Must Do:

Pass a Public Health Inspection Before Opening
Apply in Advance for All Special Events
Follow All Requirements, Including Routine Inspections
Comply with SFOA, 2017
water testing for pools

Pools & Recreational Water Facilities

Recreational use of water benefits the health and well-being of community residents. It’s important the water and the facilities are safe to use, to reduce the risk of drowning, injury and infectious diseases.

What pools & recreational water facilities must do:

Pass a Public Health Inspection Before Opening
Comply with SFOA, 2017
Follow All Requirements, Including Routine Inspections

Schools

Working with schools and school boards, our team of health-care professionals strives to enable every school to be a place of positive health and well-being.

Group of high school students eating lunch

What schools can do to promote health:

Comprehensive School Health
Schools as Community Partners
Schools as Workplaces
Comply with SFOA, 2017
Toddler washing hands at daycare

Daycares

Lambton Public Health inspects all licensed child care and Early Years facilities in our community to ensure the health of your child is protected against infections and illness.

What daycare facilities must do:

Permit Routine Inspections
Comply with SFOA, 2017
Follow All Requirements from Public Health