Health Promotion, Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention

Our Health Promotion, Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention (HPCDIP) team supports Ontario’s public health system, community health care intermediaries and partner ministries. The department provides high quality, evidence-informed research, resources, scientific and technical advice, as well as other services important to public health.

Response to Public Health Client Requests:

  1. Tailored responses to Public Health client requests
    In supporting your work, we help identify and solve problems to advise on programs and services and facilitate evidence-informed decision-making. 
  2. Timely and comprehensive training
    We offer training opportunities such as webinars, workshops, coaching and other adult education approaches to support building organizational capacity. 
  3. Credible and evidence-informed resources
    By connecting evidence and practice to support an evolving public health system, we offer a range of credible evidence-informed tools, resources, online courses and other useful knowledge products to inform your work.
  4. Expert Document Review
    As credible and trusted subject matter experts across a variety of topic and function areas, we review project plans, program logic models, emerging research and similar information to contribute to the quality of your projects.

Recent Work

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The Fourth Wave: Child and Family Health and Well-being During the COVID-19 Pandemic

This webinar focuses on Ontario-specific data from two sources: a province-wide survey that was launched by the Offord Centre for Child Studies from May to June 2020, which focused on caregiver and family functioning during COVID-19.

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Updated 8 April 2020