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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"News in Brief" for March 23, 2017

Food First program paying dividends after first year
Medicine Hat News

The pilot program resulted in better mental and physical health, better interaction in the community and saved money.

Lakeridge Health dietitians weigh in on calorie counts
DurhamRegion.com

While it’s important to consider calories, they aren’t the most important aspect of our foods, as the new legislation might suggest.

Bugging out
Food in Canada

Swarms of edible insects are heading to Canadian grocery shelves.

Community farm initiative plants seeds in Hudson
Montreal Gazette

A grassed-over vacant lot in Hudson will soon be transformed into a not-for-profit community farm.

Eating fruits and vegetables may lower women's stress risk
Medical News Today

New research finds that eating up to seven servings per day can lower the risk of psychological stress for middle-aged women.

How Our Food Choices Impact The Environment
Huffington Post UK

For years, the UN has voiced their suggestion of everyone giving up meat and dairy for good, all in the name of saving the planet.