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Connect with school and community leaders. Help make local food more accessible to students and improve food skills among youth.

Learn about local farm to school resources including:

  • School-wide local food initiatives
  • Student farm tours
  • School gardens

Event details

  • Date: Thursday, November 14, 2013
  • Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Location: Everdale Farm, Hillsburgh
  • Lunch: included
  • RSVP by November 8 to rita.hsu@wdgpublichealth.ca and include any dietary concerns

Who should attend?

  • School administrators
  • Board staff
  • Parents
  • Elementary and Secondary school staff
  • Anyone involved in EcoSchools, Food and Gardening clubs, Breakfast or Snack programs
  • Anyone interested in supporting local food initiatives

This event is a joint initiative with the Upper Grand District School Board, Wellington Catholic District School Board, and Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health.

Our 2012 Community Report has been released. Download it here:

Cover of our 2012 Community Report

We recommend a Pap test to screen for cervical cancer every three years for all women starting at age 21 who are, Three generations of womenor ever have been, sexually active.

Not able to get a Pap test from a healthcare provider? Call 1-800-265-7293 to book your Pap test at one of our clinics.

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Update October 30: the contest is now closed.

 

Do you have 30 seconds? During Infection Control Week, October 21-25, we’re reminding healthcare workers that the easiest way to prevent the spread of infections is to wash your hands.

Clean hands and a clean environment are the best ways to stop the transmission of infection (including flu) in healthcare settings.

Give us your best infection prevention tip and you’ll be entered into a draw to win one of two $25 gift cards!

Long-term care and retirement home workers

Childcare workers

Everyone can help stop the spread of germs to keep others healthy

  • Get your free flu shot
  • Sneeze into your sleeve
  • Stay home when you’re sick
  • Wash your hands
  • Don’t touch your face

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