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Posted On Monday, November 23, 2020

Cyber Safety MonthIt’s Cyber Safety Awareness Month! There are risks to different online activities. It’s important to be able to spot threats and understand how to stay safe while online.
#BeCyberSmart, aware and learn more: https://www.ddsb.ca/en/family-and-community-support/online-safety-and-digital-citizenship.aspx#CyberSecurityAwarenessMonth

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Posted On Monday, November 23, 2020

Chris Hadfield YMCASpaces are available at the YMCA Before and After School Program.  Full-time and part-time openings are available.  The program opens at 7am and closes at 6pm.  P.A. Day programs are also included.  
if you have any questions, please email Chris.hadfieldstaff@ymcagta.org or call 289-927-6953.

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Posted On Wednesday, November 18, 2020

SK Vision Screening
The annual SK vision screening conducted in schools is on hold until further notice.
Please refer to the  Ontario Association of Optometrists website  or call 1-800-540-3837 to find an optometrist in your community. Public Health recommends that all children see an optometrist for an eye exam. A yearly eye exam is free for children up to 19 years of age with a valid Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) card.
 

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Posted On Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Grade 7 and 8 Immunization Program
School Based Vaccine Immunization Clinics for grade 7 and 8 students are now available in the community!
Parents of grade 7 and 8 students will be able to book into one of the community immunization clinics being held throughout Durham Region. Clinics will be held in community locations until  April 2021.  
Visit www.durham.ca/immunizationclinics , to book an appointment for your child.
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Posted On Wednesday, November 18, 2020

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Oral Health Screening
The annual dental screening program conducted in schools is on hold until further notice. Free dental screening services are still available to all children and youth under the age of 18. Dental screenings are scheduled by appointment at the Health Department’s, Oral Health Clinic located in the Whitby Mall. Families with inquiries or who wish to schedule a free appointment can contact the Oral Health Division between 8am –...

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