Public Health Agency of Canada

The Public Health Agency of Canada is part of the federal health portfolio. Its activities focus on preventing disease and injuries, responding to public health threats, promoting good physical and mental health, and providing information to support informed decision making.


Vaccines for children

Vaccines for children

Confirm your child’s vaccinations are up to date

What we are doing

Corporate information


The Honourable Mark Holland
Minister of Health


The Honourable Ya'ara Saks
Minister of Mental Health and Addictions and Associate Minister of Health


Dr. Theresa Tam
Canada's Chief Public Health Officer


Heather Jeffrey
President of the Public Health Agency of Canada


Nancy Hamzawi
Executive Vice-President of the Public Health Agency of Canada


Ticks and tick bites

Prevent tick bites and reduce ticks around your home

Health of People in Canada Dashboard

Interactive snapshot of our population health


Dementia might look different than you expect

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