Priority Populations, Children 0 -12, Youth 13-19, Adults 20-55, Senior / Elders 55+, Women, Men, Aboriginal People, People with HIV/AIDS, Visible Minority Groups, Multi-Cultural Communities, Francophone, People in Remote, Rural Northern Communities, Disabled, Homeless

Child and Family Poverty Workshop

Cornwall, Ontario
October 26, 2012

Best Start Resource Centre will be hosting a Child and Family Poverty Workshop on Friday October 26, 2012 at the NAV CENTRE in Cornwall.

This interactive workshop is for service providers who work with young children, with parents of young children, or who have the opportunity to influence the health and development of young children.

Healthy Baby Healthy Brain Campaign

Contents

I Overview
II Background
III Key Messages and Strategies
IV Dissemination
V Development Process
VI How Service Providers Can Be Involved
VII References and Resources

--Submitted by Louise Choquette, Bilingual Health Promotion Consultant, Best Start Resource Centre, Health Nexus

The Healthy Aboriginal Network - Knowledge Transfer Comic Books

The Healthy Aboriginal Network
Non-profit promotion of health, literacy & wellness

It's back to work and school for many of us this fall. Here is an update on HAN's health and social comic books:

Books in production
Our dog bite story has been focus group tested on-line nationally and with youth living on reserve in Alberta. The story revisions have been made and we are just finalizing the new illustrations. Expect the book to be released early January 2013.

Alcohol Policy and FASD Prevention

I Introduction
II Role of public health
III Social marketing campaign
IV Resources

--submitted by Wendy McAllister, BSc, Manager, Best Start Resource Centre, Health Nexus, and Benjamin Rempel, MPH, health promotion field support specialist, Public Health Ontario

I Introduction

Peer Volunteer Sexual Health Educators, Planned Parenthood Toronto

Toronto, Ontario
Deadline: August 23, 2012

Peer Volunteer Sexual Health Educators Wanted

Are you 18-29? Do you want to talk to youth about sexual health?

Become a peer volunteer with Planned Parenthood Toronto's Health Services!

POSITION TITLE
Peer-to-Peer Volunteer at PPT's Health Services

Between the Sheets: A Community Conversation about Black Youth Sexual Health

Toronto, Ontario
August 23, 2012


BETWEEN THE SHEETS! A community conversation about black youth sexual health

Thursday August 23rd, 2012
5:30 - 8:30pm

Black Creek Community Health Centre
1 Yorkgate Boulevard Unit 202
M3N 3A1
(Second floor of Yorkgate Mall next to the Dollarama)

Planning and Integration Specialist, South West Local Health Integration Network

London, Ontario
Deadline August 9, 2012

The South West Local Health Integration Network  (LHIN), is one of 14 local organizations that have been created in Ontario to plan, coordinate and fund local health services, including hospitals, community care access centres (CCACs), long-term care homes, community health centres (CHCs), community support service agencies, and mental health and addictions agencies. The office of the South West LHIN is located in London, Ontario.

OIPRC Injury Prevention Forum - Preventing Risk and Promoting Resiliency in Adolescence

Toronto, Ontario
February 29, 2012

Injury Prevention Forum

Registration is now open for the 3rd annual OIPRC Injury Prevention Forum, scheduled for Feb. 29, 2012, at the Novotel Hotel in Toronto.
This year's theme is Preventing Risk and Promoting Resiliency in Adolescence.

Organizations Related to Feature 742

National Abortion Federation
http://www.prochoice.org/canada/index.html

The National Abortion Federation (NAF) is the professional association of abortion providers in North America. NAF currently offers quality training and services to abortion providers and unbiased information and referral services to women.

Canadians for Choice
http://www.canadiansforchoice.ca/index2.html

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