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Alternate Name Cooling Centres ; CV19 ; Extreme heat ; KFLA ; KFLA Health Unit ; OCR ; Public Health, KFL&A
Location & Accessibility
Site Location Portsmouth
Located In Community Kingston
Address & Map
221 Portsmouth Ave
Kingston, ON K7M 1V5
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Intersection Portsmouth Ave and Johnson St
Bus Route Notes Kingston Transit Trip Planner
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 (10 Apr 2020): Visit the Program and Service Interruptions information page on the website for up-to-date details. Any events that include large groups of people have been suspended until further notice.

Responsible for protecting the public from disease and promoting good health. Provides services in homes, communities, schools, nurseries, restaurants, recreational facilities, nursing homes, workplaces, etc. * not all programs available at all locations * see separate program descriptions

Branch offices phone numbers:
* Napanee 613-354-3357
* Sharbot Lake 613-279-2151
* Cloyne 613-336-8989

Extreme Heat events: For information on coping with extreme heat, such as cooling centres, suggestions and general information, click here.
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Kingston ; Lennox and Addington County
Eligibility Varies by program
Application Registration required for some programs and services
Languages English
Fees Service - for some services ; Method(s) of Payment Accepted - cash, cheque ; Fee assistance available for some programs.
Service Categories Breastfeeding Support Programs ; Communicable Disease Control ; Contraception ; Early Intervention for Children with Disabilities/Delays ; Extreme Heat Cooling Programs ; General Health Education Programs ; General Safety Education ; Immunizations ; Occupational Health and Safety ; Physical Activity and Fitness Education/Promotion ; Public Facility Health Inspection ; Public Health Advisories ; Public Health Nursing ; Restaurant/Food Sanitation ; Safer Sex Education ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Public Health Issues ; Tobacco Use Education/Prevention ; Tuberculosis Screening ~ Immigrants (Canada)
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-549-1232
Toll Free Phone 1-800-267-7875
Crisis Phone Public Health Emergencies 613-549-1232
Fax 613-549-7896
Social Media Facebook Instagram Twitter YouTube
Volunteer Coordinator Karla Weber, Coordinator of Volunteer Programs; Email:
Primary Executive Dr Kieran Moore, Medical Officer of Health/Chief Executive Officer
Alternate Executive Linda Murray, Director, Corporate Services; Email:
Other Details
Established 1968
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care * Ministry of the Environment
Print Material Newsletters * Pamphlets
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