Halton. Halton Region Health Department

Chronic Disease Prevention Program

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Record #: OAK3350 Last Modified: 10 Apr 2014 Last Full Update: 09 Apr 2014 Update Schedule: 09 Apr 2015
Record Owner: OAK Date Created: 11 Dec 1996 Date Deleted: N/A  
Organization Info
Alternate NamePublic Health
AddressHalton Regional Administration Centre
1151 Bronte Rd
Oakville, ON L6M 3L1
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Located In CommunityNorth Oakville
Nearest Main IntersectionBronte Rd and QEW
Mailing Addressc/o Halton Region Health Department
Areas ServedHalton Region
Wheelchair AccessibilityFully Accessible
Hours/Dates/Meeting Details
HoursMon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Contact Information
Office Phone3-1-1 or 905-825-6000
Toll Free Phone1-866-442-5866 (1-866-4HALTON)
TTY Phone905-827-9833
Organization Emailaccesshalton@halton.ca
Primary ContactHelen Ross, Manager, Chronic Disease Prevention Program
Primary ExecutiveMedical Officer of Health
Alternate ExecutiveDr Monir Taha, Associate Medical Officer of Health
Description & Services
DescriptionThe Chronic Disease Prevention Team provides consultation, programs, services, and resources on nutrition for all ages.  
Programs and services offered include:  
* Community Food Advisor Program  
* Eat Smart! Program  
* Healthy Eating in Halton Schools 
* Consult a registered dietitian 
* Nutrition Promotion 
Programs and services supported by the Health Department: 
* Halton Fresh Food Box program  
* Halton Food Council  
* Halton Healthy Eating Network  
* Families are Munching 
* Farm to school 
* for more information visit the website or call 311
Broader TermsDiseases ; Education ; Educational programs ; Environment ; Environmental health ; Fitness activities ; Government ; Health ; Health education ; Health services ; Instructional programs ; Preventive medicine ; Recreation ; Recreational activities ; Treatments
SubjectsAdvocacy ; Cancer ; Environmental protection ; Fitness activities ; Heart health education ; Information and referral ; Outdoor activities ; Physical fitness ; Preventive measures ; Public health ; Regional government ; Walking
Related TermsAdvocacy groups ; Case management ; Community information centres ; Consumer protection ; Heart diseases ; Heat enforcement ; Naturalists ; Outdoor education ; Registries ; Sanitation ; Sports and fitness centres ; Waste management
Eligibilityavailable to the general public * professionals * educators
Directory Description and Headings
Seniors Directory HeadingsSupport Groups/ Information & Counselling Services
Other Details
FundingRegional / Municipal