Toronto Public Health

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Communicable Disease Control

To prevent and control the spread of communicable disease in our city.  Toronto Public Health provides immunizations, health education and counselling, clinical services, inspection services and responds to reports of communicable diseases and outbreaks in our community and our institutions.

Prevent and Control the Spread of Communicable Diseases

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Hand Hygiene

Hands carry and spread germs. Keeping your hands clean through good hygiene practice is one of the most important steps to avoid getting sick and spreading germs.


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Search inspection results for establishments that provide personal services.  Register for an infection prevention and control course for owners/operators of personal services.  

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Information and services to keep our children and citizens healthy and reduce the burden of vaccine preventable diseases. 

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Tuberculosis is preventable, treatable and curable. Learn how we can work together to stop TB.

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Sexual Health

Toronto Public Health promotes and celebrates healthy sexuality. We provide consultation, support, resources, programming and clinical services.

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For Health Professionals

Toronto Public Health provides timely, accurate, and relevant public health information for physicians and infection control practitioners practising in Toronto. Check out the Health Professional Website.