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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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

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"News in Brief" for October 11, 2018

Hunters should be able to donate game meat, says conservation group
CBC

People who need to use food banks should be able to get healthy proteins and meats, and that's a need that could be met if hunters were allowed to donate their game meat, says Barry Fordham, head of the Newfoundland Association of Hunters and Anglers Conservation Group.

New Brunswick election standoff delays Moncton food bank expansion
Global News

As New Brunswickers continue to wait to see who will become the province’s next leader, the decision is impacting a facility in Moncton that feeds families in need.

A new trend in health care: the nondiet dietitian
The Hamilton Spectator

Dietetic advice used to focus on rules and restrictions. Heart disease? Cut out butter, meat and cream. Diabetes? Cut out sugar. But now dietitians focus on the positive side rather than restrictions.

Denmark wants food labels to include environmental impact
Time

In an effort to better inform consumers of their environmental footprint, Denmark wants to start labeling food with stickers that list the product’s impact, news outlet The Local reports.