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We want to help you keep your school healthy. As a student, parent or caregiver, administrator, educator, or community partner, you play an important role. Here, we offer information to support you. 

Find out about:

  • Our programs and services for schools
  • Health topics
  • Curriculum supports
  • The Healthy Schools Approach – and how we can work with you to enhance the physical, emotional, mental, social and spiritual health of your school community.

For more information:

Call Health Connection at 705-721-7520 or 1-877-721-7520, Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Looking for Healthy Newsletter Ideas?  These inserts, created by the health unit, are ready for you to copy and paste right into your school newsletter each month!


Encouraging children to be active at recess is important! They will be more ready to learn...Make your schoolyard inviting and watch what happens!

The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit has purchased a set of tarmac stencils that schools can borrow. Contact Leigh Heathwood at for available dates.

For more information see links below:

Or contact your School Public Health Nurse today!

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