December 22, 2003
Environmental Health Week recognizes the challenging work of Public Health Inspectors and the importance of environmental health programs in our healthcare system. Public Health Inspectors are dedicated professionals who are committed to promoting and protecting public health and to continuously meeting new challenges from our environment that can affect human health.
Public Health Inspectors provide services in: food safety and food premise inspection, drinking water quality, recreational water safety, inspection of personal services facilities (tattoo, piercing and nail care premises), childcare and institutional facilities, air quality, playground safety, outbreak management, prevention of food-borne illness, West Nile virus control, rabies control, indoor air quality and environmental health.
During Environmental Health Week, come view displays, meet with York Region Public Health Inspectors and learn about the unique programs and services that are offered to our community:
Contact: Wendy Lewis,
905-830-4444 Ext. 1238