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A Provincial Scan of Municipal Alcohol Policies


I Introduction
II Methods
III Results
IV Discussion
V Conclusion
VI Resources
VII References

--Submitted by Gobinaa Manoharan, Product Development Advisor, Health Promotion Capacity Building, Public Health Ontario and Jason LeMar, Health Promotion Consultant – Alcohol Policy, Health Promotion Capacity Building, Public Health Ontario

I Introduction

Public Health Promoter, Perth District Health Unit

Stratford, Ontario
Deadline February 20, 2015

Temporary Full-time

The Perth District Health Unit (PDHU) is committed to providing people with a healthy, inclusive and accommodating workplace.  PDHU is an equal opportunity employer and provides a dynamic and progressive work environment. We currently have an opening for a temporary full- time Public Health Promoter starting immediately until December 2015. Initial assignment will be in the Community Health Department and include Child Health and Oral Health.

A Framework for Developing Municipal Alcohol Policies


I Introduction
II Framework for Developing Municipal Alcohol Policies: Eight Steps
III Conclusion
IV Resources
V References

Submitted by Gobinaa Manoharan, Practicum Student, Health Promotion Capacity Building, Public Health Ontario

I Introduction

Recruiting and Retaining Bilingual Staff

Submitted by Andrea Bodkin and Estelle Duchon, HC Link

I Introduction

II Background

III Recruiting bilingual staff

IV Retaining bilingual staff

V When bilingual staff leave

VI Case Study

VII References and further resources


RFP--Smoking Cessation Trainers, Cancer Care Ontario, Program Training and Consultation Centre

Deadline provided upon request of the full RFP

The Program Training and Consultation Centre (PTCC) at Cancer Care Ontario builds the capacities of public health intermediaries working within Ontario’s 36 public health departments to plan and implement evidence-based tobacco control programs. Funded by Public Health Ontario, the centre provides a range of capacity building supports including training programs, technical assistance/ consultation services and knowledge exchange initiatives.

Forensic Psychiatry Nurse (RN), St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton

Hamilton, Ontario
Deadline May 2, 2014

Our client, St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton (SJHH) is a premier academic and research healthcare organization committed to making a difference in people’s lives and creating a lasting future for their community through integrated health services and internationally recognized programs. The newly redeveloped West 5th Campus offers expanded integrated health services and mental health and addiction care, providing specialized tertiary care to those living with mental illness.

By-law Development As a Health Promotion Strategy


I Introduction
II Health promotion and by-law development
III Eight steps for developing a municipal by-law
IV Conclusion
V References
VI Resources

--submitted by Kim Bergeron, Public Health Ontario, By-law and Policy Health Promotion Field Support Specialist

I Introduction

The Royal Launches HealthyMinds, an App for Students

HealthyMinds is designed to help students in college or university keep their mind healthy while navigating the stresses that come with balancing school deadlines and assignments, part-time jobs, extracurricular activities, peer relationships, family responsibilities and social demands. After all, students face some of the most intense pressures at this point in their life.

From Silence to Attention: A Non-Violent Direct Action Workshop

Toronto, Ontario
September 22, 2012

FROM SILENCE TO ATTENTION: A Non-Violent Direct Action Workshop

Sponsored by Occupy First Unitarian Congregation

Saturday Sept 22, 2012   -   1-5 p.m.

Do you have an issue that is near and dear to your heart?

Are you keen to make a difference - but not sure what to do?

Are you looking for ways to garner media attention for your side of the story?

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