Physical Activity, Nutrition, Healthy Weights

Breakfast for Learning—Ontario

Breakfast for Learning is a national charity that educates and empowers communities to deliver school based nutrition programs, helping children and youth realize their full potential in life.

Tel: (416) 487-1046
Toll-Free: 1-800-627-7922
Fax: (416) 487-1837

www.breakfastforlearning.ca

Eat Right Ontario

The Eat Right Ontario website offers reliable and printable resources for Ontario residents with regard to proper nutrition and eating healthier.

www.eatrightontario.ca

Lemon Cree

Lemon Cree is a Fitness and Wellness organization that is shaping our people, building our Nation.

Tel: (416) 518-8820
Email: lemoncree@gmail.com

www.lemoncree.com

Nutrition Resource Centre (NRC)

NRC was established in 1999 by the Ontario Public Health Association (OPHA), and is a Health Promotion Resource Centre that strengthens the capacity of health care professionals across all care settings and in all communities across Ontario through policy development support, knowledge exchange, transfer and translation, and serves as a centre of excellence for healthy eating and nutrition tools and resources.

Tel: (416) 367-3313
Toll-Free: 1-800-267-6817

opha.on.ca/Nutrition-Resource-Centre/

Ontario Fitness Council (OFC)

OFC has been operating for 30 years. Originally directed by F.O.L.P, today the OFC continues to be a vital service for the fitness industry, providing the resources and training essential to enhancing fitness leader performance and stimulating their ongoing growth and success.

Tel: 1-800-671-4632

ontariofitnesscouncil.com

ParticipACTION WWI

ParticipACTION is the national voice of physical activity and sport participation in Canada. Originally established in 1971, ParticipACTION was re-launched in 2007 to help prevent the looming inactivity crisis that faces Canada.

Tel: (416) 913-1511
Email:
info@participaction.com

www.participaction.com

Second Harvest MIN

Second Harvest, through many of its projects, provides upwards of 20,000 meals to those in need in Toronto and helps foster community engagement as they strive to realize the visions that no one needs to ever go hungry in the communities.

Tel: (416) 408-2594
Fax: (416) 408-2598

secondharvest.ca/impact

2004 Chief Medical Officer of Health Report MA

The report provides comprehensive information on the current state of obesity in Canada and offers recommendations and strategies to address obesity.

www.mhp.gov.on.ca/en/heal/healthy_weights.pdf

Eat Right Ontario — A Matter of Taste

This resource contains valuable information on spice substitutions for salt and the dangers of too much added sodium in our diet.

www.eatrightontario.ca

Half Your Plate Mail

Half Your Plate is a new healthy living initiative that empowers Canadians of all ages to eat more fruits and veggies to improve their health. Half Your Plate focuses on providing simple and practical ways to add a variety of fruits and veggies to every meal and snack.

halfyourplate.ca

Lung Association of Ontario NIVI

The association strives to improve lung health of Ontarians and to be the recognized leader, voice and primary resource in lung health to enable all people to breathe with ease and disease free.

Toll-Free: 1-888-344-5864
Email:
ofalung@on.lung.ca

www.on.lung.ca

Managing Your Feet Fact Sheet

Foot problems are common in people with diabetes and can lead to serious complications. As always, prevention is the best medicine. A good daily foot care regimen will help keep your feet healthy.

www.nwac.ca

Open Minds, Healthy Minds

This is Ontario’s Comprehensive Mental Health and Addictions Strategy. This resource offers a unique approach to transforming the mental health system through a clear mission, forward-thinking vision and long-term strategies for change.

www.health.gov.on.ca

Ontario Tobacco Research Unit

The Ontario Tobacco Research Unit has a long standing, integrated program of knowledge exchange and translation that includes ongoing communications with the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and other tobacco control stakeholders as well as development and dissemination of a variety of knowledge exchange/translation publications, data tools and training opportunities including webinars/seminars.

Tel: (416) 978-4538
Email: info@otru.org

otru.org