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 09, 2014

Ideas for healthy lunches served up at information sessions
Journal Pioneer

During the 2013-14 school year, go!PEI was able to reach 15 schools and approximately 900 children in rural P.E.I. to help boost physical activity in the hours after school with the free go!Play After School Program. New this year, the go!Play Program will include free information sessions for parents on healthy eating through a partnership with the P.E.I. Healthy Eating Alliance.

School food allergy policies shifting
The Star

Studies say 2.5 million Canadians report having at least one food allergy, and one in two Canadians know someone with a serious food allergy. The numbers are growing. But how can schools keep parents and kids happy while protecting sensitive children from foods as pervasive as dairy, eggs and fish?

Three Montreal restaurants dish out for community food centres
Montreal Gazette

Three Montreal restaurants are among 25 establishment in nine Canadian cities that will donate the proceeds from their dinner service on Oct. 22 to Community Food Centres Canada. CFCC is working with other centres and food initiatives across Canada to develop a total of 15 community food centres by 2017.