Environmental Health

The environments in which we live impact our health, from the air that we breathe to the water that we drink. For example, cigarette smoke and mould can trigger or worsen breathing problems such as asthma.

Home is where we spend a lot of time with family and friends. In this section, learn about how you can make your home a healthier place.

In this topic

  • Your Health at Home. Learn about how you can make your home a healthier place.
  • Get Involved. Find out how you can raise awareness and knowledge about environmental health issues.
  • Learn More. Check out what resources are available to learn more about environmental health and promote healthy homes.

Featured Publications and Initiatives

7 Things to Know About Indoor Air Safety fact sheet (2012)

8 Things to Know About Water Safety fact sheet (2012)

Your Health At Home Aboriginal Youth Art Contest