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Keep Public Health Close to Home


CIPP members at Ottawa Public Health are committed to protecting your health and the health of our community. But recent proposals to cut funding and merge Ottawa Public Health with all of Eastern Ontario will harm the services that Ottawa counts on. As the second largest city in Ontario we need to keep public health close to home and focused on the unique needs of our community.

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Help us stop these proposed mergers and cuts.


Be Social Wise, Be COVID Wise mural art event Ottawa
Discover Ottawa’s ‘Be Social Wise / Be COVID Wise’ Mural Art Event

October 20, 2020 | Public Health

Ottawa Public Health launched a “Call for Local Ottawa artists” on September 4, 2020 to engage artists to develop ‘Be Social Wise / Be COVID Wise’ murals.

Canada’s Long-Term Care System: A Work in Progress

October 8, 2020 | Long Term Care

With nearly 80% of Canadian COVID-19 deaths attributed to long-term care facilities, the pandemic has all but exposed the gaping flaws in a system that has failed our most vulnerable citizens.