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 14, 2019

5 phrases you can use to get your picky eater eating on their own
CBC

Teaching kids to become healthy, independent eaters is not easy; it’s tough and often frustrating work. Here are five phrases you should use to help your child become more confident at the dinner table.

The race is on to find the next sustainable superstar seafood
Fortune

When it comes to seafood harvested from the Pacific Ocean, what’s familiar may not be sustainable. And what’s sustainable may not have mass appeal.

Receiving weekend food improves school attendance among children living with hunger
Science News

Children living in food-insecure households are more likely to attend school on Fridays if they're participating in a food-distribution program that provides them with backpacks of meals for the weekend, researchers at the University of Illinois found in a new study.

Food allergies on the rise, along with misinformation
CTV News

More than 2.6 million Canadians are living with food allergies, and with this being Food Allergy Awareness Month, doctors at St. Joseph’s Health Care are reminding the public they shouldn't swallow everything they hear when it comes to food allergies.