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 July 24, 2017

Farmers mind their peas and pulses: The New Farm
The Toronto Star

As a result of increasing crop diversity, Canadian consumers have access to an increasingly wide breadth of homegrown food for their plates.

New food guide will finally put consumers first
The Globe and Mail

The next version of Canada's Food Guide will essentially acknowledge that Canada has a dynamic, heterogeneous food market.

How gardening helps build happier kids
The Record

Getting up close and personal with dirt, being outside replenishes young minds.

Soda taxes popping up around the U.S.
Chicago Sun Times

While Cook County battles in court to impose a tax on sweetened beverages, so-called soda taxes are popping up across the country.

What a city in Spain learned from Sweden about promoting local food and healthier eating
Citiscope

How the municipality of Mollet del Vallès set out to adapt Södertälje’s “green diet” approach is a story of how innovative urban policies these days can travel quickly across borders.