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.

Community Food Advisor website

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 08, 2019

Ontario supporting fresh and healthy school fundraising
Ontario News

Fresh from the Farm enrollment now open to schools across the province for 2019.

Local Community Food Centre to begin phase 1 of edible forest
The Beacon Herald

Having finally secured a community grant to complete drainage work in Dufferin Park, volunteers and staff with The Local Community Food Centre in Stratford are set to begin phase one of its edible forest project.

When chemicals are used to scare you about food
The Washington Post

Using chemical names to common food nutrients is often used as a scare tactic by marketers to make people buy one product over another — especially organic over conventionally grown foods, which consumers spend billions of dollars on annually.

Looking back on nutrition trends
Manitoba Co-operator

Though nutrition recommendations have changed over the years, moderation is still key.

Mitigating America's food desert dilemma
Smart Cities Dive

Cities are moving away from one-off attempts to bring food to underserved areas and instead are looking to data-driven, comprehensive strategies.