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 May 11, 2017

Food Forest plan helps address food insecurity

FruitShare’s Food Forest helps to address food insecurity by increasing the production and harvest of tree fruit within the city of Barrie.

New farming co-op enlists in local-food revolution
CBC News

A rogues gallery of farmers ready to fight for locally grown food and other farm products.

Food recalls surge

2017 is on track to break the record for having the most recalled foods in Canada ever.

How a too-cute aesthetic undermines the local food movement’s message
The National Post

Hearing the word ‘local’ co-opted as a dietary restriction makes it feel less like a political choice and more like an elite culinary recreation.

Barack Obama says fighting climate change means reforming food—and cutting back on steak

Barack Obama intends to make food policy matters one of his core issues as he wades into retirement.

Struggling with healthy eating? This is how long it takes to 'get into' a new routine
Express UK

It takes 13 minutes of a film, 21 pages of a book and 30 days of a healthy eating regime to 'get into it', a study has found.