Communications Coordinator, Nutrition Resource Centre
Toronto, Ontario Deadline October 28, 2016
The Ontario Public Health Association (OPHA, www.opha.on.ca ) is a not-for-profit member-based organization that is focused on advancing public health within the Province of Ontario and has played a
key public health leadership role for over 67 years. OPHA is looking for a dynamic and experienced Communications Coordinator.
Pieces to Pathways (P2P) is very excited to start delivering services on November 1st! P2P will be providing peer-led alcohol and drug use support to LGBTTQQ2SIA youth aged 16 to 29 years old through case management/counselling services and hosting 3 community drop-in spaces.
In September, CAMH Scientist Dr. Alex Abramovich and collaborators unveiled Toronto's first mandatory training program for shelters to better meet the needs of LGBTQ homeless youth. The new
program aims to stop the violence and discrimination that many LGBTQ youth experience in shelters, which frequently lack staff training and other supports to assist LGBTQ youth.
The prevention of youth violence is a public health priority in many countries. We
examined the prevalence of bullying victimization and physical fighting
in youths in 79 high- and low-income countries and the relations between
structural determinants of adolescent health (country wealth, income
inequality, and government spending on education) and international