Ontario Health Insurance
A resident of Ontario must have a health card to show that he or she is entitled to health care services paid for by OHIP. The Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care pays for a wide range of services, however, it does not pay for services that are not medically necessary, such as cosmetic surgery.
Ontario Ministry of Health
The ministry is responsible for administering the health care system and providing services to the Ontario public through such programs as health insurance, drug benefits, assistive devices, care for the mentally ill, long-term care, home care, community and public health, and health promotion and disease prevention.
Blue Cross Plans, Ontario
Ontario Blue Cross is a member of the Canadian Association of Blue Cross Plans in Canada. Operating in Ontario, we provide residents of our province with quality supplementary health and travel products.
Find a Dentist !
Oral health care is a personalized service that requires a good relationship between the dentist and the patient. Here are some ways to find a dentist in your area.
Find a Doctor !
Health care is a personalized service that requires a good relationship between the doctor and the patient. Here are some ways to find a doctor in your area.
Waterloo Region Community Health Department
The Region of Waterloo Public Health is committed to building healthy and supportive communities. A group of over 300 health professionals and support staff work to improve the health of people living within the Region.
St. Mary's General Hospital
After 75 years at St. Mary's, the Sisters of St. Joseph have maintained and enhanced a tradition of ministering to the sick - an honor which dates back over two and a half centuries. The staff, physicians, and volunteers strive to provide the finest possible health care.
Grand River Hospital
A 495 bed comprehensive community hospital that provides patient-centered care to more than 450,000 residents in the Region of Waterloo and the surrounding communities.
Sunnyside Home is a not for profit long term care facility owned and operated by the Region of Waterloo. It is proud of the friendly and caring services we provide for the seniors of this community.
Waterloo Region Child Care
The Region is the Child Care Service Manager responsible for the management, funding and planning of all child care programs within the Region of Waterloo. In addition, the Children's Services Division provides a comprehensive range of children's services, including child care and early intervention programs.
Do you or someone you know have a disability ? Here is a collection of links to helpful and informative web sites.
Health Associations in Canada
Extensive list of Health Related Associations.
Canada Health Act is to ensure that all eligible residents of Canada have reasonable access to medically necessary insured services on a prepaid basis, without direct charges at the point of service.
Health Care in Canada
Health Care is availabe to all Canadians as established by the Federal Government's Canada Health Act. Health Care Insurance plans have basic similarities across the country including coverage of medically necessary hospital services and the services of a physician, however, any further coverage varies from province to province based on additional provincial funding.