Leadership Centre

Supporting leadership capacity building within Ontario.

Leadership Centre website

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.

Community Food Advisor website

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.

Public Health and You website

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.

OPHA website

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.

Nutrition Resource Centre website

Strengthening the capacity of health professionals across all care settings and in all communities across Ontario.

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Food Literacy: PHO Healthy Weights for Children Forum

Food Security & Access to Food A powerpoint presentation on the results of the Locally Driven Collaborative Research Project (LDCP) on food skills, funded by Public Health Ontario. The project explored meanings, barriers and facilitators related to food skills among youth. Discusses the key findings from the project, including the importance of food literacy and what is needed to promote food literacy among 'at risk' groups.
Ellen Desjardins
Food Literacy, Food Security & Access to Food
Home, Community-at-large, Community Garden, Community Kitchen
Youth (12-17), Adults (18-64)
Low Income
Provincial (Ontario)