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Adding French to your English Event: A new resource from the Health Promotion FLS Capacity Building Committee


The Health Promotion French Language Services Capacity Building Committee (HP FLS CBC) was comprised of a number of provincial health promotion resource centres who provided services in French to clients across Ontario. For more than fifteen years, committee members worked to build relationships with Francophone stakeholders and increase services delivered in French.

For clear and engaging writing, get personal with personal pronouns


I Introduction
II Don’t scare your readers away
III Clear language gets personal
IV First, second, third person
V Moving along with the times
VI Ditching the third person
VII Practice, practice... and more practice
VIII Resist, resist, resist
IX Resources

By Carolyn Wilby, Clear Language @ Work Inc.

I Introduction

Outdoor fitness equipment in public parks: Is it an effective physical activity intervention?


I Summary
II Introduction
III If you build it, will they sweat?
IV How do people feel about active parks?
V Can we increase the use of active parks in small cities?
VI Research to implementation: The Nicholas Sheran Family Outdoor Gym
VII Conclusion
VIII Acknowledgements
IX References

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.

Looking forward and looking back part II – reflecting on the past and coming years in health promotion


I Introduction

II Health Promotion, Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention Section at Public Health Ontario

III Health Nexus 2011:  A year in review

IV 25 years later…

V Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

VI Update on the Public Health Agency of Canada’s Best Practices Portal

Call for Papers--Grounding Trauma 2012, CAST Canada


Deadline January 10, 2012

Grounding Trauma 2012
The Nottawasaga Inn
Alliston, Ontario
May 10 & 11, 2012

CAST Canada presents a conference for educators, researchers, academics and front-line helping professionals to share new ideas, practices and hope from new research, from practice and from each other.

CAST Canada is thrilled to note the quality and variety of presentation submissions for the upcoming Grounding Trauma 2012 Conference. 

Sharing Practice-Based Knowledge - A Documentation of Regionally Organized Communities of Practice


Submitted by: Erika Steibelt (Team Lead for Knowledge Development & Exchange, PTCC), Laura McCammon-Tripp (Research Associate, PTCC) and Christine Stich (Junior Scientist, PTCC)             

I Introduction

II Documentation of Practice – sharing practitioners’ experiential knowledge 

III Example of a documented practice: the cessation Communities of Practice of the Central West Tobacco Control Area Network

IV Conclusions

Director of Care, Long-term Care Industry


Deadline July 20, 2011

Job Type: Full-Time, Permanent

Deadline to Apply: July 20, 2011

This role is an exceptional opportunity for an energetic, motivated individual with five (5) to (7) years of nursing experience and at least three (3) years of management experience in the long-term care industry. The ideal candidate is an RN; an individual with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing is preferred. The incumbent will oversee the clinical component care of services. A sound knowledge of relevant long-term care legislation is essential.


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