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 October 06, 2014

Getting to the Core of Agriculture Week
Ontario Newsroom

Ontario is showcasing locally grown apples, one of Ontario's iconic fall fruits, to kick off Agriculture Week at a Breakfast on the Farm event hosted by Wilmot Orchards. Supporting the province's agri-food industry is part of the government's economic plan for Ontario.

Teaching kitchen unveiled at Rapids Family Healthy Team
The Observer

Health-focused cooking classes are making waves in Sarnia. Twice-weekly classes in the recently-opened teaching kitchen at the Rapids Family Health Team are already booked into 2015 covering topics such as Healthy Eating for the Holidays, Pre and Pro-Biotics, and Fermented Food.

The Local Community Food Centre hosts Stratford all-candidates session
Stratford Beacon Herald

The Local Community Food Centre is hosting an all-candidates session focusing on food security, bus transportation and affordable housing today. Candidates will have one minute to answer one of three already-prepared questions.

'Yuck! I hate that!' Tips for parents with children who have picky palates
Winnipeg Free Press

Researchers say picky eating is common in children. Survey results published in the Journal of the American Dietetic Association suggest that up to 50 per cent of parents and caregivers consider their kids picky eaters by age two. Chef and dietitians provide helpful tips.