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 04, 2015

Kensington Market property values making it tough for some small businesses
Inside Toronto

Green grocers and raw food shops in Kensington Market could see a tax subsidy as a part of a carrot-rather-than-stick strategy to keep bars and restaurants from overrunning the historic Toronto neighbourhood.

Plenty of food for thought after local eating challenge
Richmond News

Richmond Food Security Society (RFSS) director Stephanie Dunn said her group raised $9,200 for its core activities thanks to the challenge, which saw 15 official participants try to eat food grown or raised exclusively in Richmond. The challenge intended to show the public the food gaps in Richmond and shed light on the issue of food security. 

Fast Food Kids' Meals Could Become Healthier If This Policy Passes
Huffington Post

Regulating fast food kids' meals that include toys may end up making the meals healthier, according to a new study. If a proposed new policy in New York City is approved, then fast food meals that come with toys would contain fewer calories overall, and fewer from fat and sodium, researchers report.