In Ontario it is required that every child under the age of 18 who is going to a licensed child care centre or school be vaccinated from certain diseases. The immunizations are free for anyone with OHIP coverage. Parents are responsible for keeping a record of their child’s immunization history and providing this information to the local Public Health Unit. For more information on vaccines and immunization, follow the links below.
Canada is made up of 10 provinces and 3 territories. There are three branches of government that work together to govern Canada. In this article found at Settlement.Org, you can read a simple introduction to the organization of the government of Canada.