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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Curbing Childhood Obesity: An Overview of the Federal, Provincial and Territorial Framework for Action to Promote Healthy Weights

Healthy Weight | Obesity A detailed explanation of the Canada-wide childhood obesity strategy targeted at children less than 18 years of age. It is a collaborative framework implemented by the Federal, Provincial and Territorial health ministries and works as an extension to the Pan-Canadian Healthy Living Strategy and the Declaration on Prevention and Promotion. Evidence based information about the obesity crisis, including increased prevalence, health and economic implications and long term health outcomes as well as detailed explanation of the three integrated strategies are presented.
Author:
Public Health Agency of Canada
Category:
Strategy/Framework
Topics:
Breastfeeding & Childhood Nutrition, Healthy Weight | Obesity
Setting:
Community-at-large
Age:
Prenatal, Infant, Toddler (1-3), Children (4-11), Youth (12-17)
Language:
English
Jurisdiction:
National