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.
II About Joy Finney
III Interview with Joy Finney
Submitted by Melissa Potvin
The Health Leadership Award was launched by Health Nexus in 2011 in partnership with 3M Canada as part of the 3M Canada Healthy Communities Program.
March 19 & 20, 2014
The Toronto Aboriginal Support Services Council (TASSC) is holding a two-day symposium on Conducting Research with Urban Aboriginal Peoples. Please share this information with any of your contacts who would benefit from learning the essentials of community-based research (CBR) with urban Aboriginal peoples.
Topics will focus on best practices for research development, design and dissemination, plus highlight strategies for putting policies and principles into practice.
September 19, 2012
Health Evidence (http://www.health-evidence.ca/) in partnership with the National Collaborating Centre for Determinants of Health 9http://www.nccdh.ca/) will be hosting a 90 minute webinar funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (KTB-112487), presenting key messages and implications for practice in the area of social determinants of health on Wednesday September 19, 2012 at 1:00 pm EST.
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.
Ontario Arts Council
The Ontario Arts Council (OAC) is an arm's-length agency of the Ontario Ministry of Tourism and Culture. OAC's grants and services to professional, Ontario-based artists and arts organizations support arts education, Aboriginal arts, community arts, crafts, dance, Franco-Ontarian arts, literature, media arts, multidisciplinary arts, music, theatre, touring, and visual arts. For more information visit the website.
II Artist in Residence (Health) pilot program
III Art and health
IV Complementing existing programs and services
V Keys to a successful partnership
--submitted by Howard Shrier with contributions by Geneviève Vallerand and Jennifer LaFontaine
Early Child Development Forum: Exploring the Contribution of Public Health Home Visiting explored effective strategies for public health home visits. The forum held in Saskatoon in October, 2008, was the first of its kind and was attended by 120 participants from across Canada. More information at http://www.nccdh.ca/work/homevisitforum.html.
III Lessons Learned
by Erica MacIntyre, Health Planner, Grand River District Health Council; Lisa Connolly, RN(EC), N.P., Task Force member; and, Rita-Marie Hadley, Co-Chair, Brant County Health Goals Task Force
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