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 September 15, 2014

Challenging Communities to Create a Healthy Ontario
Ontario Newsroom

Ontario is challenging communities across the province to promote healthy and active lifestyles among children and youth with the launch of the Healthy Kids Community Challenge. 45 communities across Ontario have been chosen to participate in the challenge. Over the next four years, these communities will deliver local programs and activities to promote children's health focusing on healthy eating, physical activity and healthy lifestyle choices.

Children's eating patterns seem set in infancy
CBC News

Children who don’t eat fruits and vegetables as babies are less likely to eat the healthy foods at age six, according to a new series of U.S. nutritional studies on infant feeding.

Sweet drinks banned at Baddeck shop
The Chronicle Herald

A Baddeck pharmacist has removed all sugary drinks from his store, saying he hopes others will follow suit.