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Print Resources Related to Feature 701


Barwick, M (2008). Developing a community of practice model for cancer and chronic disease prevention. Canadian Partnership Against Cancer: Toronto, ON.

Bentley, C., Browman, P., Poole, B. (2010). Conceptual and practical challenges for implementing the communities of practice model on a national scale – a Canadian cancer control initiative. BMC Health Services Research, 10:3 doi:10.1186/1472-6963-10-3.

Online Documents Related to Feature 699

Facts and figures – Immigration overview – Permanent and temporary residents.
Citizenship and Immigration Canada – Research and Evaluation Branch. (2008).

Naître ici et venir d’ailleurs – Guide d’intervention auprès des familles d’immigration récente.

Online Resources Related to Feature 699

At Work

This is awebsite for service providers, to help them assist newcomers. This website is managed by the Ontario Council of Agencies Service Immigrants (OCASI), which also has French and English websites for newcomers: 

Caring for Canada’s Children

Organizations Related to Feature 699

Best Start: Ontario's Maternal Newborn and Early Child Development Resource Centre

Best Start supports service providers across the province of Ontario who are working on health promotion projects to improve the health of expectant parents and their young children. The Centre provides workshops and conferences, resources, consultations, and subject-specific information.

CERIS - The Ontario Metropolis Centre

Organizations Related to Feature 697

The Health Communication Unit

THCU provides training and support in health communication as well as health promotion planning, evaluation, and policy change.

Berkeley Media Studies Group

BMSG helps public health advocates in media advocacy planning, strategic consultation, training, content analysis and other areas.

The Program Training and Consultation Centre

Online Resource Related to Feature 695

Theory of Change Community

The ToC Community website includes a definition, basics, origin, ToC process, training opportunities and an online library.

Organizations Related to Feature 695


This national charity is dedicated to preventing injuries and saving lives, by helping Canadians to see and manage the risks in their lives. Its main focus is youth, the age group at peak risk for injury.

Ontario Injury Prevention Resource Centre

OIPRC helps injury prevention practitioners reduce injury in Ontario. The website includes information on workshops, webinars, a networking forum, publications and online resources.

Organizations and Programs Related to Feature 687

Grandmothers to Grandmothers Campaign

Building international solidarity in the fight to turn the tide of HIV/AIDS in Africa: Grandmothers lead the way. Information about the campaign, local groups, national activities including the Caravan, and how to get involved at their website.

Stephen Lewis Foundation

Organizations and Programs Related to Feature 685

National Collaborating Centres

National Collaborating Centres (NCCs) for Public Health in Canada promote and improve the use of scientific research and other knowledge to strengthen public health practices and policies in Canada. They identify knowledge gaps, foster networks and translate existing knowledge to produce and exchange relevant, accessible, and evidence-informed products with researchers, practitioners, and policy makers. For more information visit

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