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 August 13, 2014

Canadians spend more on taxes than food, shelter
CBC News

The average Canadian family spends more on taxes than on food, shelter and clothing combined,a new study released today by the Fraser Institute.

Food Forward fills a gap for Cabbagetown area residents
Inside Toronto

A lot of the group’s initiatives take place in dense communities where food access is limited. For instance, Food Forward is working with residents at a Toronto Community Housing building near Davenport and Avenue roads to have a community kitchen installed there.

Toronto Public Health urges ban on serving energy drinks and alcohol on city property
The Star

Toronto Public Health is recommending that energy drinks not be sold along with alcohol at events on city property due to concerns about the harmful effects of mixing alcohol and caffeine.