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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Policy Options for Healthier Food Environments in City-Regions: A Discussion Paper

Food Environment This report was produced by the National Collaborating Centre for Environmental Health. The purpose of this discussion paper is to examine policy options to support healthy food environments within a public and population health context.This discussion paper evaluates the evidence base and promising practices for city-regions in particular. It focuses on highly relevant policy options that have been identified to be of interest to public health stakeholders by the authors of this paper and the National Collaborating Centre for Environmental Health.
Catherine L. Mah, Leia Minaker, and Brian Cook
Chronic Disease Prevention, Food Environment
Community-at-large, Community Garden, Grocery/Retail, Restaurant/Food Service Premise
Prenatal, Infant, Toddler (1-3), Children (4-11), Youth (12-17), Adults (18-64), Older Adults (65 and over)