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 14, 2018

This health start-up was throwing away employees' candy — but says that was a step too far

Imagine bringing sodas or chocolate bars to work, only to have a fellow employee toss your junk food in the trash after spotting it in the kitchen.

Canada's millennials are going vegan or vegetarian at 'mind-blowing' rates: Poll
Metro Toronto

Dalhousie University poll suggests Canadians under the age of 35 were three times more likely to consider themselves vegetarians or vegans than people 49 or older.

Halifax government calling on residents to lead food insecurity discussions
Global News

The Municipality of Halifax is hoping to lean on the ideas of citizens to create a plan that will land millions of dollars in federal government money to increase access to healthy food throughout the region.

North Shore food security project addresses hunger, sustainability

A project in Algoma-Manitoulin aims to proactively address hunger among low-income families and individuals while increasing opportunities for enterprise development and expansion. 

A home cooked meal for cheap? There's an app for that, but critics are skeptical
CBC News

Apps that allow home chefs to sell dishes prepared in their personal kitchens have cropped up in Canada, but uncertainties about health regulations are raising questions and eyebrows.