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.

Community Food Advisor website

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 20, 2017

What you need to know about trans fats and why they are being banned
Globe and Mail

If you're wondering what trans fats are, where they lurk in your diet and why they are being banned, here's what you need to know

Victoria health food eatery faces backlash for 'fat-shaming' Instagram post
CTV News

The owner of a Victoria eatery is apologizing after he came under fire for what critics are calling a “fat-shaming” photo posted to the company’s Instagram account.

Province urged to tax junk food instead of health premium fee
Winnipeg Free Press

Manitoba's Green party is proposing Manitoba impose a 20 per cent tax on sweets and junk food to promote healthier eating, lower health care costs, and avoid an egregious new health care tax. 

First Nations elder shares traditional food knowledge
CBC

For Lorraine Yuzicapi, traditional foods has been a way of life for her family ever since she was a young girl.

Student nutrition program celebrates 15 years
TheWeeklyNews.ca

The success of Elgin County’s Ontario Student Nutrition Program, which provides healthy meals and snacks to 36 area schools and one community program, was recenlty celebrated.