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 10, 2015

Halifax Transit bus to become a weekly mobile food market
The Chronicle Herald

A Halifax Transit bus will be transformed into a mobile food market stocked with fresh fruits and vegetables for a 21-week pilot project. 

What It Means to Connect With Your Food
Huffington Post Canada

What does it mean to "connect with our food"? There's so much hype and hysteria over this phrase that it's difficult to cultivate an organic experience these days.

Yukon government plants new food strategy
CBC News

Government agriculture director Tony Hill says barely 5 per cent of the food Yukoners consume is produced locally. He said the government is looking ways of "making land available on a low cost lease basis so we can get more food producers into production."

Food educators offer right recipe for healthy eating
Brantford Expositor

Eating healthy doesn't have to be a chore. And a group of local volunteer food educators is working to prove it. "People think eating healthy is expensive, difficult and time consuming" but it's not, said Lois Verboon, one of a team of grassroots food educators associated with the Brant County Health Unit.