Please contact the Health Unit by phone, email or in person with any questions you may have related to public health, such as:

  • getting a copy of your immunization records or providing record updates
  • well water testing
  • travel health advice (by phone on selected days)
  • sexual health information
  • child health and parenting
  • and much more!

The Health Unit Policies and Procedures and by-laws are also available to the public upon request.

Contact Information

By Phone:



Health Line: 519-271-7600 extension 267 or toll-free at 1-877-271-7348 extension 267

After hours and holidays: 1-800-431-2054




West Gore: 519-271-2195

Festival Square: 519-271-5368

Listowel: 519-291-6914

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653 West Gore Street
Stratford, ON Canada, N5A 1L4
Hours of Operation:


Monday to Friday: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm









 In 2017, the Health Unit will be closed:

  • New Years – Monday January 2
  • Family Day – Monday, February 20
  • Good Friday – Friday, April 14
  • Easter Monday – Monday, April 17
  • Victoria Day – Monday, May 22
  • Canada Day – Monday, July 3
  • Civic Holiday – Monday, August 7
  • Labour Day – Monday, September 4
  • Thanksgiving – Monday, October 9
  • Christmas and Boxing Day – Monday, December 25; Tuesday, December 26
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Stratford – West Gore Office

653 West Gore Street, Stratford, Ontario, N5A 1L4

Get Directions

Phone: 519-271-7600

Fax: 519-271-2195


Ramped access entrance: yes

Entrance door with electric operator: yes

Levels in building: two

Elevator/lifting device: yes

Barrier free washroom(s): yes

Stratford – Festival Square Office

10 Downie Street, 2nd Floor, Stratford, Ontario, N5A 7K4

Get Directions

Phone: 519-271-0375

Fax: 519-271-5368


Ramped access entrance: yes

Entrance door with electric operator: no

Levels in building: four

Elevator/lifting device: yes

Barrier free washroom: yes

North Perth Office – By Appointment Only

Sexual Health Clinic – Fridays (appointments preferred 10 am – 12 pm, drop-ins accepted 12 pm – 2 pm)

135 Main Street East, Unit 103

Listowel, Ontario, N4W 2B5

Get Directions

Map of Listowel clinic location (PDF)

Phone: 519-291-2812

Fax: 519-291-6914


Ramped access entrance: yes

Entrance door with electric operator: yes

Levels in building: two

Elevator/lifting device: yes

Barrier free washroom: yes

Departments and Management Staff

Medical Officer of Health

Dr. Miriam Klassen

Phone: 519-271-7600 extension 255, Email:

Business Administrator

Julie Pauli

Phone: 519-271-7600 extension 258, Email:

Health Protection Department

Donna Taylor, Director of Health Protection

Phone: 519-271-7600 extension 254, Email:

Jennifer Duffin, Public Health Manager – Communicable Diseases and Chief Nursing Officer

Phone: 519-271-7600 extension 306, Email:

Community Health Department

Tracy Allan-Koester, Director of Community Health

Phone: 519-271-7600 extension 265, Email:

Janet Jackson, Public Health Manager – Chronic Disease Injury and Substance Misuse Prevention

Phone: 519-271-7600 extension 744, Email:

Carol MacDougall, Public Health Manager ‒ Child Health (School-Age) and Health Line

Phone: 519-271-7600 extension 322, Email:

Nancy Summers, Public Health Manager – Reproductive and Child Health (infant to six years), including Healthy Babies and Healthy Children

Phone: 519-271-7600 extension 243, Email:

Jacqui Tam, Public Health Manager – Sexual Health, Oral Health

Phone: 519-271-7600 extension 790, Email:


Renate van Dorp

Phone: 519-271-7600 extension 246, Email:

Communications Manager

Chera Longston

Phone: 519-271-7600 extension 279, Email:

IT Manager

Karen Sherwood

Phone: 519-271-7600 extension 274, Email: