Posts Categorized: Health

COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments for People Born in or Before 1961

Peterborough Pubic Health is now accepting booking for people born on or before 1961 at the COVID-19 immunization clinics. Please see the Peterborough Public Health COVID-19 Vaccination Appointment Guide (pdf – 136KB) for more information on booking your appointment. If you have just had your vaccination, keep the Vaccinated, Now What? (pdf – 110KB) handout… Read more »

Booking a COVID-19 Vaccine Appointment for People Born on or Before 1941

Peterborough Pubic Health is using the provincial booking system, COVax to book immunization clinics. Please see the information below or visit the Peterborough Public Health Vaccination webpage for more information. Before you book an appointment: 1. Guidance for Special Populations Some people need to consult their healthcare provider before booking a vaccine appointment. If you… Read more »

Mandatory Face Coverings in Indoor Public Settings

Starting August 1, 2020 face covering will be mandatory in indoor settings in Peterborough County. For more information please read Instruction from the Medical Officer of Health regarding mandatory face coverings in indoor public settings (pdf – 721KB). If you have a complaint about an establishment, public transit service, or commercial transportation service please fill… Read more »

COVID-19 Testing Day in Douro-Dummer

COVID-19 Testing Day in Douro-Dummer Date: Tuesday, June 16, 2020 Time: 10:00am – 4:30pm Location: Douro Community Centre (2893 Highway 28) On Tuesday, June 16 the Township of Douro-Dummer will be holding a COVID-19 Testing Day at the Douro Community Centre (2893 Highway 28) Testing clinics are lead by the Peterborough Paramedics with support from… Read more »

Important Public Statement from the Mayors Within Peterborough County

The Mayors of the municipalities within Peterborough County today issued a statement about the current health and economic challenges being experienced by the residents of their townships. Residents of our communities, like those across Canada, are facing serious health risks as a result of COVID 19. Each of us has an obligation to lessen the… Read more »

Community Care is an Essential Service

Community Care is Still Open and Still Functioning. In light of recent announcements made by the Premier of Ontario, Warden of Peterborough County and Mayor of Peterborough, all declaring a state of emergency and requiring non-essential services and business to close, Community Care remains open as is deemed an essential service under the health care,… Read more »

Unattached Patients and Access to Care During COVID-19

From the Peterborough Family Health Team: We are happy to share that we have received funding for the continuation of our unattached patient clinics beyond March 31, 2020. Although a formal announcement has yet to be made, this means that the Peterborough Virtual Care Clinic (PVCC) in Peterborough City and the PFHT Clinic located in… Read more »

Media Release – Suspension of all Council and Committee Meetings and Closing of Front Counter at Municipal Office

MEDIA RELEASE March 16, 2020 – For Immediate Release Suspension of all Council and Committee Meetings and Closing of Front Counter at Municipal Office Township of Douro-Dummer – The health and safety of our residents, visitors and staff is a top priority. The Township of Douro-Dummer is working closely with Peterborough Public Health to monitor… Read more »