Quality of Life

Healthcare

The Township of South Stormont is fortunate to have the St. Lawrence Medical Clinic. The clinic provides health care right in our backyard with reliable and community oriented healthcare professionals.

St. Lawrence Medical Clinic
3 Thorold Lane
Ingleside, ON K0C 1M0

Phone: 613-537-2044

South Stormont is in close proximity to the Winchester District Memorial Hospital and the Cornwall Community Hospital. Both these facilities have undergone extensive renovations and can boast state of the art medical facilities.

Eastern Ontario Health Unit

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Public health involves many aspects of our everyday lives. In fact, many are surprised to see that the Eastern Ontario Health Unit is involved in a wide range of areas including infection control, chronic disease prevention, healthy babies and children, environment, food and water safety, and the promotion of a healthy lifestyle.

 
For more information, visit the Eastern Ontario Health Unit website www.eohu.ca.

Telehealth Ontario

Telehealth Ontario gives you Free Access to a Registered Nurse — 24 Hours a day, 7 days a Week by calling 1-866-797-0000. Telehealth Ontario is a free, confidential telephone service you can call to get health advice or general health information from a Registered Nurse.  That means quick, easy access to a qualified health professional, who can assess your symptoms and help you decide your best first step.

They can help you decide whether to care for yourself, make an appointment with your doctor, go to a clinic, contact a community service or go to a hospital emergency room.  You do not need to provide your health insurance number and all information is confidential.    telehealth.jpg

Remember:

A call to Telehealth Ontario does NOT replace 911 — that's always the first number you should call in emergency situations!

Recreation and Culture

The South Stormont Parks and Recreation Department is proud to work with a variety of organizations and volunteers to offer a wide range of facilities and programs to serve both local residents and visitors looking for recreational activities.

Since the development of the Recreation Master Plan in 2009, the Township has been focused on a number of strategic projects.  The focus of these projects has been to preserve current facilities with timely renovations while enhancing recreational activities through new programs and construction of additional amenities.  South Stormont has a strong volunteer base with a commitment to offer a wide variety of activities and programs for those of all ages. Along with the many facilities and programs is a long list of recreational attractions that include:

        - Multi-purpose seasonal recreational trails

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        - Upper Canada Village

        - Lakeview Beach day use park

        - Upper Canada Migratory Bird Sanctuary  

        - Stormont Yacht Club

        - Cornwall Motor Speedway

        - Hoople Bay ice fishing

        - Long Sault Marina

        - Stormont County Fairgrounds

        - McMaze Family Fun Farm

        - and much more….

Fire and Emergency Services

South Stormont Fire Protection Services covers an area of 509 square kilometers containing some 5,200 structures.  The Township is proud of the approximately 96 volunteer firefighters who are highly trained and led by our Fire Chief. Emphasis is placed on training to ensure that the community continues to receive the high level of service it has come to expect.