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 March 20, 2015

Grocery redevelopment set to relieve west end food desert
CBC News

A proposed grocery store redevelopment in the city's west end may relieve the pressure on one of its worst food deserts, according to an analysis of Windsor's grocery stores by the CBC.

Fight Rising Food Prices in Four Easy Steps
Huffington Post

Grim news has come out of The Food Institute of the University of Guelph in their Food Price Report for 2015. Here are some top tips for avoiding the frustration of rising food costs while continuing to eat healthy foods.

Fast-food ban fails to curb obesity in poor South L.A
The Star

Health experts said a single intervention would not reverse the obesity problem. People also have to exercise and make lifestyle changes. “It’s not just about limiting unhealthy food, but increasing access to healthy food,” said Alex Ortega, a professor of public health at the University of California, Los Angeles.