Windsor-Essex County Health Unit

Site: Windsor - Ouellette Ave

Service: Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-258-2146
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-5822
Fax 519-258-6003
E-Mail enadalin@wechu.org
Website www.wechu.org
Primary Contact Eric Nadalin, Manager of Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention Department
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Injury and Falls Prevention 
* Provides information and reliable resources related to injury prevention throughout the life cycle  
* offers linkages to the Windsor-Essex County Injury Prevention and Falls Prevention Coalitions and other prevention initiatives in the community 
* Falls Mobile Clinic registration 
 
Physical Activity and Active Transportation Promotion 
* Provide "free" copies of Canada's Physical Activity Guides and related information 
* Provide consultation, education, media information, reliable resources and assistance with the development of policies that promote and support physical activity  
 
Substance Misuse Prevention 
* Provides consultation, education, media information, reliable resources and assistance with the development of policies and environmental supports on preventing alcohol and drug abuse  
* works closely with community partners and coalitions 
 
Tobacco Use Cessation 
* Provides consultation, education, media information, reliable resources and assistance with the development of policies and environmental supports on smoking cessation 
* Access to free Nicotine Replacement Therapy 
 
Tobacco Enforcement 
* Primary enforcement of the Smoke Free Ontario Act, local municipal smoking by-laws (municipality dependant) and the Electronic Cigarette Act 
* works closely with community enforcement agencies 
* complaints taken
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Essex County ; Windsor
Eligibility No restrictions
Application * Application process required for some programs 
* Call or walk-in for more information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Limited translation upon request
Fees Service - Determined by program; follows a cost recovery model
Agency Information
Primary Executive Dr Gary Kirk, CEO
Funding City / Town - City of Windsor ; Regional / Municipal - County of Essex ; Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care
Site Information
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
1005 Ouellette Ave
Windsor, ON N9A 4J8
 
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Intersection Ouellette Ave and Erie St W
Bus Routes Transway 1A ; Transway 1C ; Central 3 ; Ottawa 4 ; Dougall 6
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Parking, Washroom, Ramp, Entrance and Elevator

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