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 24, 2015

Food security off the table in election
Winnipeg Free Press

For indigenous peoples living in the North, food insecurity is more extreme. 70 per cent of adults and 62 per cent of children in Nunavut, as well as 60 per cent of on-reserve households in northern Manitoba, are food-insecure.

Rising food prices leave N.S. services, organizations struggling
Global News

Three times a week, the Dartmouth Meals on Wheels program works to prepare and deliver hot, nutritious meals for people who can’t do it themselves. The organization says lately, the price of food is sky-rocketing and that’s creating some real challenges.

'Cut the crap,' get back to nutritional basics, Heart and Stroke Foundation advises
CBC News

Canadians should pay attention to the overall quality of their diet instead of just focusing on saturated fats or other individual nutrients, the Heart and Stroke Foundation now recommends.