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Healthy Lifestyles Information for Physicians


Halton Region Public Health is engaged in preventing/reducing chronic disease and substance misuse. Learn more about our efforts towards healthy living.

How Halton Region Public Health Supports Physician Offices

Halton Region Public Health works to prevent/reduce chronic diseases and substance misuse in the Halton population through:

  • collecting and analyzing relevant data and providing reports
  • developing and disseminating resources
  • identifying priority populations and reducing health inequities.
  • collaborating with community organizations and sharing evidence-based practices to:
    • promote well-being, including healthy living behaviours
    • develop healthy public policy
    • create supportive environments

Key areas of focus include:

Stop Smoking Clinics

The Stop Smoking Clinic provides free personal counselling by a health care professional certified in tobacco cessation counselling.