Algoma Public Health

Site: Sault Ste Marie

Service: Chronic Disease Prevention

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Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • 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 Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Algoma District ; Sault Ste. Marie
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application process
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-942-4646
Toll Free Phone 1-866-892-0172
Fax 705-759-1534
Located In Community Sault Ste. Marie
Address 294 Willow Ave
Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6B 0A9
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Intersection Willow Ave and Malabar Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North East Local Health Integration Network (NELHIN)