Physical & Mental Health


  • To improve health and mental well-being in Elgin St. Thomas

Baseline Measures from the Selfie

  • Self reported health
  • Self reported smoking rates
  • Repeat unscheduled emergency visits for mental health and substance abuse
  • Hospitalizations for falls
  • Hospitalizations for mental illness
  • Self reported physical activity rates
  • Physician age
  • Vaccine compliance

Tracking our Progress

We are committed to documenting and measuring our work.  These are some of the actions we have taken.

Through the Healthy Kids Community Challenge the Community Leaders' Cabinet: