Description & Services
Public Comments Satellite Offices: 
  • Geraldton 
  • Manitouwadge 
  • Marathon 
  • Nipigon 
  • Terrace Bay
Description (Agency) Operates a non-profit government agency mandated to prevent disease and promote health
Agency Services
Description (Service) Health agency that addresses public health issues and promotes healthy living
 
  • Operates a non-profit government agency mandated to prevent disease and promote health 
  • Provides health information and prevention-related clinical services to people of all ages 
  • Advocates for healthy public policy 
  • Protects the public by investigating reportable diseases and upholding regulations that apply to public health 
  • Offers unique resources to the district including access to up-to-date health status information, population health program planning and health communications
 
Four major areas of focus: 
  • Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention 
  • Health Protection Division 
  • Environmental Health 
  • Population Health Resource and Communications
 
Major programs include: 
  • Chronic Disease and Injuries 
  • Family Health 
  • Infectious Disease
 
Major Clinical and Specialty Services include: 
  • Immunization 
  • Dental Health 
  • Sexual Health 
  • Needle Exchange 
  • Tobacco Cessation Counselling
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Thunder Bay District
Eligibility Varies by program/service
Application Varies by program/service, call for application information
Languages English ; French -- staff member; Italian -- staff member; Polish -- staff member
Fees Service ; Fee assistance available for Cost recovery for some resources, travel vaccines or birth control supplies.
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-625-5900
Toll Free Phone 1-888-294-6630
After Hours Phone Nurses Registry 807-623-7451
Fax 807-623-2369
Website www.tbdhu.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Instagram Instagram, LinkedIn LinkedIn, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
Primary Contact Sarah Stevens, Executive Assistant; Phone: 807-625-5965
Alternate Contact Angela Witiw, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 807-625-8835
Primary Executive Doug Heath, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 807-625-5961; Email: doug.heath@tbdhu.com
Alternate Executive Dr Janet DeMille, Medical Officer of Health; Phone: 807-625-5967
Site Location Balmoral Park
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 999 Balmoral St
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6E7
 
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Intersection Balmoral St and William St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North West Local Health Integrated Network (NWLHIN)
Elections Jan
Meetings Third Wed of the month, Sep-Jun