Porcupine Health Unit

Site: Timmins - Head Office

Service: Food Safety

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Publishes Just for the Health of It (newsletter) and the Street Food Vending Cart Operators Guide 
  • Offers the Food Safety Training Certification Course
Provides various information and resources on food safety including: 
  • allergy alerts 
  • best before dates 
  • food borne illnesses 
  • food recalls 
  • food safety tips for emergencies (power outage) 
  • food poisoning 
  • safe handing of fresh produce 
  • summer food safety
Hours Office Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm Sep-Jun * Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4 pm Jul-Aug
Areas Served Cochrane District
Eligibility Food Safety Training Certification Course: anyone who handles or sells food available to the public
Application Food Safety Training Certification Course: contact Diane Pustina, Program Coordinator to enroll in course
Languages English ; French
Fees Program - Food Safety Training Certification Course
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-267-1181
Toll Free Phone 1-800-461-1818
Fax 705-264-3980
Website www.porcupinehu.on.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
Located In Community Timmins
Address 169 Pine St S
Timmins, ON P4N 8B7
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Intersection Pine St and First St
Mailing Address Bag 2012 
169 Pine St S 
Timmins, ON P4N 8B7
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial - Provincial and Municipal cost shared