Organization and Program Resources Related to Feature 728

The Program Training and Consultation Centre is a resource centre of the Smoke-Free Ontario Strategy. More information available at http://www.ptcc-cfc.on.ca/home/.

The Media Network for a Smoke-Free Ontario was established in 2000 under the Ontario Tobacco Strategy to increase positive earned media coverage around tobacco control issues at local and provincial levels. The program provides expertise on media relations and media advocacy, as well as knowledge exchange, to tobacco control practitioners across Ontario. http://www.ptcc-cfc.on.ca/cms/one.aspx?pageId=101869

The Media Network for Healthy Eating, Active Living (HEAL) is a new program that provides support similar to the Media Network for a Smoke-Free Ontario, but to a new group of stakeholders across Ontario whose focus is on healthy eating and active living issues. http://www.ptcc-cfc.on.ca/cms/one.aspx?pageId=101873