The Social Determinants of Health:
Positive Impacts on Health and Wellbeing
Dr. Lee Ford-Jones
Department of Paediatrics at the University of Toronto
October 3, 2012
Burlington Public Library Centennial Room
2331 New Street, Burlington, ON - MAP
Online registration at sdoh2012.eventbrite.ca
This Community Dispatch is devoted to the Canada-European Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) presently under negotiation.
The latest Community Lens examines data from the 2011 Census, focusing on the aging population in Halton.
Youth Confidence in Learning and the Future is a youth engagement and research initiative that involves students as partners in school and in community change. This study examines how young people's confidence in their learning affects their aspirations, their assurance in the future and their belief that they can act on the world to have a positive impact. This initiative is influenced by a report to United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization of the International Commission on Education for the Twenty-first Century called "Learning: The Treasure Within." The Commission proposed the Four Pillars of Education as the foundations of learning throughout life:
The Working Poor in Halton
Who they are, where they live and how trends are changing
John Stapleton is a social policy consultant, teacher and activist.
Documents can be found at Open Policy Ontario - www.openpolicyontario.com
May 16, 2012
Oakville Public Library, Auditorium
120 Navy St, Oakville, ON - MAP
Online registration at http://haltonworkingpoor.eventbrite.ca