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Healthy Human Development Table

PHO is pleased to support the Healthy Human Development (HHD) Table, a collaborative effort to support public health’s work in healthy human development through a collective focus on early years priorities. The HHD Table will convene stakeholders, and provide scientific research, evidence and guidance.

This Table was originally hosted by the Ministry of Children and Youth Services who continue to be involved, along with a broad range of other members.  HHD Table members

The principles of “collective impact” underpin the HHD Table’s approach with PHO acting as the “backbone organization” by providing literature reviews, epidemiological analysis, and implementation support.

The Table’s first priority is bringing a range of public health sector representatives together with other partners and experts to address the area of parental mental health to support healthy child development. The longer term goal is to develop a collective impact action plan and tools to support the implementation of that plan, using a common agenda and vision, shared measurement, continuous communication, and a strong partner engagement.  

Meeting Summaries & Presentations

May 2015

 ​September 2015

October 2015

November 2015

February 2016

March 2016

TOPHC Workshop 2016: The Healthy Human Development (HHD) Table interactive discussion about the status of perinatal mental health programs, activities and supports in Ontario 


 To stay up-to-date on the work of the Table contact us at, bookmark this page and/or sign up for our PHO email announcements.


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