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 October 09, 2018

Tackling food waste: Local organization opens community fridges in the GTA
CBC News

A community fridge is a straightforward concept. Restaurants and households donate untouched food that would typically go to waste, and anybody in need of a meal can take what they want.

This school puts nutrition first with made-from-scratch lunches
The Herald-News

LuAnn Fee, director of food and nutrition services for Armstrong schools, says the turn toward homemade cooking in the schools was a response to changes in federal nutrition guidelines

Time and money -- the biggest hurdles to healthy eating
National Post

Access to a healthful diet is not just about food prices, which have have been rising across the country for several years; it’s also about income and purchasing power.

Cancer and diet 101: How what you eat can influence cancer
Healthline

Cancer is one of the leading causes of death worldwide. But studies suggest that simple lifestyle changes, such as following a healthy diet, could prevent 30–50% of all cancers.