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Online Resources Related to Feature Article 652

1. Dotmocracy Handbook
Online, available at:

This document is a handbook of instructions and worksheets for various methods of applying dotmocracy with groups. The handbook also contains great facilitation tips and advanced dotmocracy techniques.

2. Evidence-Informed Practice Resources
Online, available at:

Health Fairs at Ontario Health Units

Many public health units in Ontario offer Prenatal and Child Health Fairs on a regular basis.

Examples are:






Additional Health Fair Planning Resources

Health Fair Planning Guide is a resource from the Family and Consumer Sciences of the Texas AgriLife Extension Service. It provides information on planning, implementing and evaluating health fairs.

Health Fair Timeline and Checklist provides an itemized checklist of planning tasks beginning 12 months prior to a health fair and includes follow-up activities. Independence Blue Cross.



Online Resource Related to OHPE Feature 646

To read a perspective on the Economic Burden of Injury in Canada in The Globe and Mail by Andre Picard, see


Organizations Related to OHPE Feature 646

Ontario Injury Prevention Resource Centre helps injury prevention practitioners reduce injury in Ontario. The Economic Burden of Injury in Canada, SMARTRISK report is available on the Ontario Injury Prevention Resource Centre website at

Discussion Groups Related to OHPE Feature 640

Online volunteer organizations can to connect with other volunteers and advocate at

A network for volunteer managers is at

A project of Action without Borders, Idealist is an interactive site where people and organizations can exchange resources and ideas, locate opportunities and supporters at

Online Tools and Resources Related to OHPE Feature 640

Saskatchewan Parks and Recreation Association provides resources that support and encourage volunteerism in Saskatchewan at

The NonProfit Times is the leading business publication for nonprofit management at

The Free Management Library provides comprehensive resources regarding the leadership and management of yourself, other individuals and groups at

Print Resources Related to OHPE Feature 640

Banks, Marjorie M.W. (2001). A study of church leaders, volunteers, and members on the use of volunteers in the church. A dissertation paper, Pepperdine University.

Colomy, P., Chen, H., & Andrews, G. L. (1987). Situational facilities and volunteer work. Journal of Volunteer Administration, 6, 20-25.

Freeman, Richard B. (1997). Working for Nothing: The supply of volunteer labor. Journal of Labor Economics, 15, 140-166.

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Canadian Institute for Health Information is an independent, not-for-profit organization that provides essential data and analysis on Canada’s health system and the health of Canadians. CIHI tracks data in many areas, thanks to information supplied by hospitals, regional health authorities, medical practitioners and governments. Other sources provide further data to help inform CIHI’s in-depth analytic reports. The CIHI website includes research and reports, data and standards at

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