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The Recreational Camp Guide is provided to you by the North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit (NBPSDHU). There are two sections:  (1) the role of public health with regards to illness in recreational camps and (2) the role of public health with regards to outbreaks, both enteric and respiratory.

Contact the Communicable Disease Control Program at 705-474-1400 or 1-800-563-2808 ext 2229 in the event of any illness at your camp.

Recreational Camp Guide - for Infection Prevention and Control

Lyme Disease Fact Sheet
Appendix A:  Reportable Disease List
Appendix B:  Reporting & Exclusion Guidelines
Appendix C:  How to reach us
Appendix D:  Enteric Line List Form: Campers/Staff
Appendix E:  Cleaning Recommendations during an Outbreak
Appendix F:  Outbreak Control Measures
Appendix G:  Enteric Outbreak Kit - How to Collect a Stool Sample
Appendix H:  Labeling an Enteric Outbreak Kit
Appendix I:   Enteric Outbreak Requisition Form
Appendix J:  Understanding the Spread of Infection
Appendix K:  Facts on Hand Hygiene
Appendix L:  Gastroenteritis Fact Sheet
Appendix M: Template Letter to Parents /Staff
Appendix N:  Signage


North Bay
Parry Sound
Burk's Falls

681 Commercial Street 705.474.1400
8:30 - 4:30 Monday to Friday

70 Joseph Street Unit #302 705.746.5801
8:30 - 4:30 Monday to Friday

17 Copeland Street 1.800.563.2808
By Appointment Only