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 June 13, 2018

Pay what you can at this grocery store in the Junction
NOW Magazine

Feed It Forward is starting the world’s first pay-what-you-can grocery store this weekend in Toronto.

Food policy on the menu as global experts descend on UCalgary
UToday (University of Calgary)

The free, two-day forum will look at Canada’s revamped food guide, the federal government’s national food strategy, and explore opportunities in policy to increase access to nutritious foods in schools, restaurants and markets.

Updated policy to ban chocolate milk and juices in New Brunswick schools
The Chronicle Herald

New Brunswick students can say goodbye to chocolate milk and juices being sold in public schools as the province unveils changes to its school nutrition policy today.

Fruit and vegetable prescriptions encourage children to eat healthy
Medical Xpress

A new study shows that a fruit and vegetable prescription program can improve access to healthy foods for underserved children.

How many extra calories are you getting from food at work?

At the Nutrition 2018 meeting in Boston, an epidemiologist at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), presented what he described in a press release as "the first national study to look at the food people get at work."

Want your child to eat (almost) everything? There is a way
National Public Radio

Experts will tell you that if you want to raise a kid who eats just about everything, you should feed them what you eat — assuming you're eating a varied, healthy diet.