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 27, 2018

Students learn healthy eating habits through Green Apple Program
Toronto.com

To encourage students in Ontario to make healthier food choices, grocery retailer Metro is helping teachers across the province show students how easy and fun it can be to incorporate fruits and vegetables into their daily meals.

Benefit or burden? The cities trying out universal basic income
The Guardian

Cities around the world are experimenting with basic income schemes. The benefits for residents seem obvious – but what’s in it for the cities?

Federal grants help schools put crunch in their lunch
CBC News

Three Newfoundland and Labrador schools are getting federal money to set up salad bars and composting programs, in a partnership with local farmers.

Australian soft drink industry vows to slash use of sugar by 20 per cent
The Sydney Morning Herald

The country's biggest soft drink makers including Coca-Cola and Pepsi have vowed to slash their use of sugar by 20 per cent over the next seven years in a bid to tackle Australia's obesity epidemic. The pledge has been criticised as an attempt to stave off a sugar tax.

Millennials are ordering more food delivery, but are they killing the kitchen, too?
Forbes

Millennials are showing a growing appetite for having food delivered at home, a bright spot in an otherwise lackluster restaurant industry. But could this behavior sound the death knell for home-cooked meals and kitchens?