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 02, 2017

Healthy snacks provided to 8,400 students in Lambton
Sarnia Observer

Some 450 volunteers provide healthy snacks to 8,400 students at 45 Lambton County schools.

Feds lay out issues Northerners have with Nutrition North in new report
CBC News

Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs Carolyn Bennett and Minister of Health Jane Philpott said their departments are reviewing the community feedback on Nutrition North.

Grocery stores devote more space to fresh food, threatening big-name brand
CNBC

Supermarkets today are picking more fresh food, hot dishes and locally made items to display throughout stores, The Wall Street Journal reported.

Many U.S. babies and toddlers still don't have a balanced diet
CBC News

More than half of babies aren't getting any breast milk and many toddlers don't eat enough fruits and veggies, a new study suggests.

Food insecurity’s mental toll extends beyond nutritional impact
Food Navigator Europe

The uncertainty of where a next meal is coming from is enough to bring about long-term changes to mental health, a global study has determined.