West Nipissing General Hospital

The North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit’s (Health Unit) region is experiencing double the number of emergency department visits for flu-like and respiratory illnesses, compared to the previous three-year average. This is similar to what is being seen across the province, and emphasizes the need for everyone to use layers of protection to help …

With the winter season just around the corner a heart-warming donation made by the West Nipissing Knitting Circle could not have been timelier.

This generous donation included beautifully handcrafted quilts, blankets, socks, shawls, mitts, slippers, hats, and small blankets for adults, children and babies alike.

The unique pieces will do more than just warm hearts as they …

It was under a rainy sky that a plaque unveiling ceremony was held to honour International Overdose Awareness Day and to commemorate community members who have been affected by an overdose.

The Municipality of West Nipissing, in collaboration with the Alliance Centre West Nipissing General Hospital, the West Nipissing Community Health Centre and the Nipissing Parry …

As set by the World Health Organization (WHO) this year’s theme for World Mental Health Day
is “Making Mental Health & Well-Being for All a Global Priority”. Many aspects of mental health have been challenged; in 2019 an estimated one in eight people globally were living with a mental disorder.

The WNGH’s Alliance Centre offers free and …