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 February 01, 2019

It’s ridiculously hard to eat local in the Yukon
Vice

Suzanne Crocker spent a year foraging, growing and hunting in Dawson City, where 97 percent of food is trucked in from warmer regions.

No-waste grocery stores not a garbage idea to help tackle food waste
The Guardian

Customers at Nada won't find racks of individually packaged goods or rolls of plastic bags in which to lug their food home. A carefully constructed supply chain allows the store to sell hundreds of food products without single-use packaging.

Arsenic and lead are in your fruit juice: What you need to know
Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports finds concerning levels of heavy metals in almost half of tested juices.

Why it's so expensive to eat with a food allergy
BBC

The millions of food allergy sufferers around the world spend more each trip to the grocer’s – even though they don’t have a choice to eat another way.