Niagara Region Public Health celebrates opening of Niagara Falls office

Today, Public Health staff, community partners and Councillors gathered for the official ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of the new Public Health office in Niagara Falls.
 
The Niagara Falls office opened its doors for business on Sept. 23, 2019. The new 21,500 sq. ft. facility offers services including vaccine clinics, dental clinics, parenting classes and breastfeeding clinics, tick identification, mental health program, and sexual health centre – which were previously offered at various locations.
 
The new office is located at 7835 McLeod Rd., Niagara Falls, near the MacBain Community Centre. Visit niagararegion.ca/health for more information.

Quotes

"Fostering a healthy and vibrant community is a priority for the team at Niagara Region. This new location will deliver accessible community-focused services to the residents of Niagara Falls and help us to enhance community wellbeing."
~ Jim Bradley, Niagara Regional Chair
"The social conditions and environments in which people live lead to over 50 per cent of health outcomes. By locating some of our staff in Niagara Falls, we are better able to connect to, understand, and shape the social conditions and environments in which many of our residents live, and enable them to enjoy better health."
~ Dr. Mustafa Hirji, Acting Medical Officer of Health & Commissioner, Niagara Region Public Health & Emergency Services
"The new Niagara Falls Public Health office has been highly anticipated by both Niagara Region Public Health staff and the community. Public Health is pleased to offer a wide range of services in this bright and welcoming space."
~ Barbara Greenwood, Co-Chair, Public Health & Social Services Committee
"We are excited to see that Public Health offerings will be more accessible, especially in this expanding area of our community. This new location means more programs and services at our fingertips, and all under one roof in Niagara Falls. We pride ourselves on having a healthy, vibrant community and this will help ensure the resources we need from Public Health are a part of that!"
~ Jim Diodati, Mayor, City of Niagara Falls

Contact

Alex Rankin
Niagara Region Public Health
905-980-6000 ext. 7481
alexandra.rankin@niagararegion.ca


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