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Toronto Health Connection
Phone: 416-338-7600

Hours: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm (Monday to Friday)

  • Option 1: To speak with a Toronto Public Health nurse or dietitian; request an inspection from a Public Health Inspector; register for a class, program or workshop OR to report a food safety or health hazard issue
  • Option 2: For information and registration on the Food Handler Certification Program
  • Option 3: Having trouble booking an appointment or registering with the Toronto Public Health Appointment Scheduling System
  • Option 4: For the Immunization Information line
  • Option 9: Repeat this information
  • Option 0: For assistance on any other Public Health matter

This Toronto Health Connections number above (416-338-7600) can also help with:

  • Presentations to seniors' group and service provides with respect to cold weather preparation and training
  • Request to subscribe or unsubscribe for Cold Alert notifications by email and/or fax

Note: Questions about the City's Cold Weather Plan/Program should be referred to Rajesh Benny at 338-1583.

General inquiries e-mail:


Fax: 416-392-0715

TTY: 416-392-0658

Smokers' helpline: 1-877-513-5333 or visit the website,

Public Health Inspection Offices (No Smoking signs can be picked up at these locations)

1) Etobicoke Civic Centre (399 The West Mall)
2) North York Civic Centre (5100 Yonge Street)
3) 44 Victoria Street
4) 175 Memorial Park
5) 1530 Markham Road

Toronto Public Health eCounselling Service (Live eChat)

Note: Toronto Public Health will respond to emergency calls, such as urgent Communicable Disease Reports, Fires, Floods, Animal Bites, Rabies Vaccine Requests and Chemical Spills, between the hours of 4:30 p.m. and 8:30 a.m., Monday to Friday and 24 hours a day on weekends and statutory holidays.

To report such emergencies, please call Toronto Public Health's Emergency After Hours Line at: 311

Toronto Public Health Media Relations
Both during and after business hours, media inquries should be sent by e-mail to:

The TPH media email address will be updated with an out-of-office message to indicate that the person's email has been received, and that a member of the media team will be in touch during business hours.

Toronto Public Health Media Relations business hours
Monday to Friday: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 8:00 am - 10:00 am and 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm