Leadership Centre

Supporting leadership capacity building within Ontario.

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Enhancing leadership competencies, facilitating thoughtful discussion and examination of leadership issues for public health professionals.

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Community Food Advisor

Promoting safe and nutritious food selection, preparation and storage practices.

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Community Food Advisors work in their community to improve and promote safe and healthy food selection, preparation, and storage practices.

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Public Health and You

Your questions about public health answered...all in one place.

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Learn about why public health plays a vital role in ensuring the health of communities across Ontario!

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Ontario Public Health Association

Committed to improving the health of Ontarians.

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Since 1949, OPHA has served as a catalyst for development in the Public Health sector.

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Nutrition Resource Centre

Credible public health nutrition at your fingertips.

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Strengthening the capacity of health professionals across all care settings and in all communities across Ontario.

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Elementary School Toolkit: Promoting Vegetables, Fruit and Water

Breastfeeding & Childhood Nutrition This toolkit provides educators and parents with strategies to increase vegetables, fruit and water consumption among school-aged children. Strategies target multiple levels of influence including students’ and parents’ attitudes and knowledge, classroom and school level social and physical environments as well as school policies.

This toolkit was designed to support The Foundations for a Healthy School resource and contains curriculum connected activities, activities to support school and classroom leadership and student engagement, school level initiatives to create supportive nutrition environments and school announcements, recipes and newsletter inserts to send home.
Author:
Middlesex London Health Unit
Category:
Toolkit
Topics:
Breastfeeding & Childhood Nutrition, Chronic Disease Prevention, Food Environment, Food Literacy, Food Marketing, Food Security & Access to Food, Healthy Eating, Nutrients, Physical Activity, Sugar-Sweetened Beverages or Energy Drinks
Setting:
School, Home
Age:
Children (4-11)
Language:
English
Jurisdiction:
Local/Municipal/Regional, Provincial (Ontario), Provincial