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 25, 2017

2 slices of pizza too many for students, Ottawa school rules
CBC News

An elementary school in Ottawa is limiting students to one slice of pizza each at its weekly pizza lunches, citing a Ministry of Education policy on school nutrition.

Cullen: Kids can learn by growing their own food
The Sudbury Star

Mark Cullen interviews the co-ordinator of the Green Thumbs Growing Kids program, and discusses the benefits that kids enjoy when they grow their own food.

Food for thought – strategies for parents of picky eaters
The Squamish Chief

For families with a picky eater in the house, serving up fare to fussy little ones can be akin to presenting food scraps to a professional food critic.

In Canada, climate change could open new farmland to the plow
Global News

As global warming intensifies droughts and floods, causing crop failures in many parts of the world, Canada may see something different: a farming expansion.