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2017 MBA Symposium


Hamilton, Ontario
November 22 & 23, 2017

Art Gallery of Hamilton
Pre-Symposium Workshop: November 21, 2017

This is the largest annual training event for those who work with/supervise recreation, arts, health promotion, sport, and education programs and/or youth advisory committees/networks with youth ages 13 - 19. Delegates will hear from three inspirational keynote speakers and choose from a dozen sessions that best suit their professional development needs.

The Pleasure & Politics of Food: Conversation with Mark Bittman, Community Food Centres Canada


Toronto, Ontario
October 11, 2017

6:30 to 10:00 p.m.EDT
The Great Hall, 1087 Queen Street West

Few know more about the politics and pleasure of food than journalist and advocate Mark Bittman. The bestselling author of more than 20 food and cooking books is one of North America’s most well-respected voices on the many facets of the food file, from how to bake a perfect loaf of bread to how our food policies impact our health and the health of our planet.

Fidelity Assessment in Housing First Webinar, Ontario Housing First Regional Network Community of Interest


October 2, 2017

1:00 to 2:30 p.m. (EDT)

The Ontario Housing First Regional Network Community of Interest ( is excited to announce our Fidelity Assessment in Housing First webinar.

For more information and to register, visit

Public Health Inspector, Porcupine Health Unit


Kapuskasing, Ontario
No deadline noted

Permanent Full-Time Position (Bilingual) Kapuskasing Office

The Public Health Inspector is responsible for providing a comprehensive environmental health program in the community in accordance with the Ontario Public Health Standards and the Health Protection and Promotion Act. Using a variety of professional and technical skills, the Public Health Inspector protects individual and community wellness through health promotion, education, inspection and enforcement of provincial Acts and Regulations.


Fall Workshops--Connecting with Youth: The Rural Way, Parks and Recreation Ontario and Play Works


Fall 2017

Engaging youth in rural communities is the focus of our new workshop: Connecting with Youth: The Rural Way.

With a grant received from the Ontario Trillium Foundation, Parks and Recreation Ontario and Play Works are hosting four no-cost, day-long workshops in the fall of 2017.


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