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Algoma Public Health
Chronic Disease Prevention

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  • Promotes healthy lifestyle choices to help reduce the incidence of chronic diseases
  • Provides information through Heart Health on how to improve heart health, such as healthy eating and quitting smoking

Active Living
  • Increases awareness about the benefits of physical activity
  • Motivates residents in the communities to become more active
  • Works with partners in the communities to offer a broad range of local activities

Cancer Prevention
  • Provides information on the prevalence of certain types of cancer and how to help prevent their occurrence through proper nutrition and exercise

Workplace Wellness
  • Provides strategies on how to reduce stress in the workplace
  • Supports and promotes employee wellness
  • Supports work-life balance

Skin Cancer Prevention
  • Promotes sun safety and protective measures
  • Educates the public about the risks associated with exposure to the harmful ultraviolet rays from the sun and artificial sources

Substance Abuse Prevention
  • Works to prevent alcohol and drug abuse
  • Offers education on impaired driving and riding with an impaired driver

Tobacco Free Living
  • Provides information and free resources to the community to achieve tobacco-free living
  • Empowers smokers to quit
  • Protects the public from the health effects of second hand smoke
  • Offers prevention strategies to stop youth from starting to smoke
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility
No restrictions
Application Process
No application process
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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