2016 Fast Facts

Oral Health  

6,209

children received oral health screenings at school

Tobacco

213
new clients received tobacco cessation counselling & support

Tobacco   454
tobacco vendor enforcement inspections conducted
Tobacco

50

staff and community partners trained in youth tobacco prevention

Tobacco   1975
people reached through tobacco prevention activities planned and implemented by 4 Tobacco Reduction in Youth Partnership Groups
Healthy Schools

9

schools with healthy schools clubs

Cooking with Kids   45
Cooking with Kids in the Classroom workshops held with 702 students reached
Safe Cycling

206

grade 4 students trained in safe cycling

Parenting   62
parents attended level 2 seminar series Triple P Parenting classes to learn positive strategies to assist them in parenting
Parenting

382

parents with 372 babies participated in Babies’ Day Out programming

Sexual Health   71
classes received sexual health and healthy relationship education
Tobacco

296

peer leaders trained, 32 peer-led health programs delivered with 2018 students reached

Students   8
Can You Feel It workshops facilitated by a public health nurse reaching 359 students
Mental Health

3

high schools participated in the Youth Mental Health & Addictions Champions Project. 39 student champions were trained

Oral Health   852
children participated in our Early Years Oral Health Fluoride Varnish Program.
Addictions

505

people participated in Thunder Bay’s Recovery Day to celebrate recovery from addiction

Immunizations   108
immunization clinics held within schools
Outbreaks

29

institutional outbreaks (including retirement homes) declared and managed

Animal Bites  

348

animal bites investigated

Superior Points

2905

contacts made by Superior Points harm reduction program

Street Nursing   672

clients seen by the street nursing program

Oral Health

118

children participated in fluoride varnish school program.

Nurse Practitioner   1595
clients seen by the nurse practitioner
Inspections

448

public enquiries addressed by public health inspectors

Inspections   133
annual fridge inspections completed with vaccine users
Food Inspections

2009

food premise inspections conducted

Food Safety Course   536
food handlers trained and certified
 

 

 

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Last Updated: 23/10/2017