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Mental Wellness…Building School Capacity: Ontario Healthy Schools Coalition (OHSC) 11th Annual Forum


Hamilton, Ontario
April 18-19, 2012

Pre-Forum April 17th, 2012
Carmen's Banquet and Conference Centre, 1520 Stonechurch Road East

One in 5 Canadians will experience a mental illness; most begin in the adolescent years. Almost one third of Ontario students report high stress levels making it difficult for them to cope with life inside and outside of school.

Board of Directors (Volunteer), Health Nexus


Toronto, Ontario
Deadline March 31, 2012

Health Nexus seeks volunteers for our Board of Directors.

Health Nexus is a leading bilingual prevention and health promotion organization, providing information, education, consultation, resources and networking services in English and French.
Health Nexus is seeking to enhance its Board of Directors with enthusiastic volunteers who reflect the diversity of our changing population and share an interest and commitment to prevention and health promotion.  

Influencing Public Policy: A Practical & Experiential Learning Opportunity


Perth and Brockville, Ontario
March 27 & 28, 2012
Have you been hearing the buzz about the impact of policy change? Want to influence the health of individuals in your community?

The Healthy Communities Partnership: Lanark, Leeds and Grenville is pleased to invite you to attend a workshop hosted by Nancy Dubois, a health promotion consultant with over 20 years in the field and expertise in policy development.

Full Time Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator, Peel Children and Youth Initiative


Mississauga, Ontario
Deadline March 23, 2012

One Year Contract Position

Position Summary: 

The Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator will work under the leadership of the PCYI staff to engage, train and support a wide range of community partners so they are knowledgeable about the Canada Learning Bond and are equipped and able to enroll eligible children and families in Peel; and the development of a sustainability strategy with key partners and contributors.  The Coordinator will be responsible for the following:

Senior Evaluation Specialist, Research, Advocacy & Health Promotion, Heart and Stroke Foundation


Toronto, Ontario
No deadline noted

Title: Senior Evaluation Specialist
Reports To: Manager, Evaluation
Department: Research, Advocacy & Health Promotion
Location: Provincial Office (Yonge/Eglinton)
Status: Permanent; full-time

The Heart and Stroke Foundation is a national volunteer-based health charity.  Its visionary mission is: “Healthy lives free of heart disease and stroke. Together we will make it happen.”  



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