Durham (Region of). Health Department

Site: Whitby, Consumers Dr

Service: Health Protection

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone Environmental Help Line 905-723-3818
Toll Free Phone 1-888-777-9613
After Hours Phone Emergency number 1-800-372-1104
Fax 905-666-1887
E-Mail ehl@durham.ca
Website www.durham.ca
Located In Community Whitby
Address & Map
101 Consumers Dr, 2nd Flr
Whitby, ON L1N 1C4
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Intersection Hopkins St and Consumers Dr
Description & Services
Description (Service) Emergency Response Investigates biohazards or suspicious packages * emergency preparedness * Potassium Iodide (KI pills)  
Food Safety Inspects public food premises * DineSafe * food recalls, home food business inquiries * new food premises inquiries * food adulteration, Food handler training course * food safety complaints 
Health Hazard Investigation Investigates environmental health hazards, spills, public safety * insect and rodent issues, wildlife nuisances * extreme heat concerns, indoor/outdoor air quality, mould * pesticide/herbicide, playspace and playground safety 
Infection Control Communicable diseases, blood borne diseases * day care inspections * personal service setting inspections * Sharps, West Nile Virus, Lyme Disease, stagnant water * food poisoning and institutional outbreaks 
Sewage Disposal Systems Land Severance reviews, municipal sewage disposal, private sewage disposal * requirements for sewage system installation 
Rabies Investigates animal bite reports * rabies vaccine inquiries, mandatory vaccination and education materials 
Safe Water Inspects public swimming pools, beach water sampling * safe drinking water, water testing to homeowners of private wells 
Smoke Free Ontario Act Enforces act in schools, vehicles, prohibited places and minors * vendor training
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Durham Region
Eligibility Environmental health in Durham Region
Application Call for information
Languages English
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Physical Access Not Accessible
Service Categories Communicable Disease Control ; Consumer Safety Standards ; Environmental Hazards Cleanup ; Pest Control Services ; Public Facility Health Inspection ; Restaurant/Food Sanitation

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