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Published on Friday, August 20

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After more than a year at the forefront of the COVID-19 pandemic in Windsor-Essex, Dr. Wajid Ahmed WECHU’s Medical Officer of Health has announced his resignation effective September 12, 2021.

Published on Friday, August 20

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Board of Health Chair Gary McNamara will be joining today’s regularly scheduled weekly YouTube Live session at 9:30 a.m. to make a special announcement.

Published on Thursday, August 19

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Since the beginning of the vaccination effort, the County of Essex has supported the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit by providing the coordination needed to ensure vaccines are accessible to all residents across the region.

Published on Wednesday, August 11

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The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit (WECHU) respects the privacy and confidentiality of all residents of our region when accessing our organization’s services.

Published on Monday, August 9

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After almost 39,000 doses administered, the Libro Credit Union Centre in the Town of Amherstburg closed down its vaccine distribution site on Saturday, August 7th.

Published on Friday, August 6

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The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit is pleased to identify one upcoming Mobile COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic for youth 12-17 years old for the week of August 9, 2021.

Published on Thursday, August 5

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As parents and guardians prepare to get their children ready for the upcoming school year, it is more important than ever that in addition to eligible students receiving their COVID-19 vaccine

Published on Friday, July 30

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The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit (WECHU) is issuing a blue-green algae bloom advisory for the south shores of Lake St. Clair.

Published on Friday, July 30

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The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit in partnership with the Community Response and Stabilization Team (CRST) are pleased to identify two upcoming Pop-Up COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics for the week of August 2, 2021.

Published on Friday, July 30

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The Windsor-Essex Community Opioid and Substance Strategy (WECOSS) will be hosting a series of online town hall sessions with a panel of experts.