TRUSTED HEALTHCARE WEBSITES

As you know, you can't always trust what you find on the internet but our clinicians have created this list of websites that they have found helpful  and would like to pass them along to you. There is something for everyone; seniors, families, youth/children and general health information.

One Stop Website
- for all your health concerns, questions and services
South West Healthline.ca: www.southwesthealthline.ca
 
General
Perth District Health Unit: http://www.pdhu.on.ca/
Canadian Diabetes Society: www.diabetes.ca
Health Quality Ontario: www.ohqc.ca
Ministry of Health and Long Term Care: www.health.gov.on.ca
Institute for Health Information: www.ihi.org
Quest for Quality: www.questforquality.ca
Heart and Stroke: www.heartandstroke.com
CCAC (Community Care Access Centre): healthcareathome.ca/southwest 
 
Nutrition
Eat Right Ontario: www.eatrightontario.ca

Seniors
Alzheimer Society Perth County: www.alzheimer.ca/perth 
 
Smoking Cessation and Lung Health
The Lung Association of Canada: www.lung.ca
Canadian Cancer Society: http://www.cancer.ca 
Smokers Help Line: www.smokershelpline.ca
COPD Canada: www.copdcanada.ca
 
Children and Youth
Childrens Mental Health Ontario: www.kidsmentalhealth.ca
Children and Parent Resource Institute: www.cpri.ca
Kids Help Phone: www.kidshelpphone.ca
Mind Your Mind -Resources for kids & youth experiencing tough times: www.mindyourmind.ca                                                         Huron Perth Centre: http://www.hpcentre.on.ca/
Sexual Health Clinic - Perth District Health Unit: owa.pdhu.on.ca/events.php?id=529

Mental Health
Anxiety BC: www.anxietybc.com
Canadian Mental Health Association Huron Perth: www.cmha-hp.on.ca
 
Addictions
Choices for Change: www.choicesforchange.ca