Nutrition Month Ideas

1. Nutrition Month Ideas

To celebrate Nutrition Month in your organization, consider doing one or all of the following: Develop a nutrition policy.  To help you get started check out this post. Host a Workplace Taco or Salad Bar.  Here are the Taco Bar or Salad...
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2. Accessibility Employer

Here are some compelling reasons for hiring someone with a disability: “11% of disabled people have their trade certificate versus 9% of able-bodied people.” “17% of disabled people have college degrees, which is the...
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Anytime: Code of Practice to Address Wo...

The Ontario Ministry of Labour released the Code of Practice to Address Workplace Harassment which is connected to the Occupational Health and Safety Act.  The link will take you to the MOL website where you...

Anytime: The Experience of Mental Illne...

Mary Ann Baynton and Sarah Jenner interview Donna Hardaker in this 15 minute webinar.  The webinar was recorded in October 2016.  This is what was stated in the promotion of the webinar: “Mary Ann...

Anytime: Increase Productivity through E...

Dr. Mike Evans has a short 3-minute video making the case for adding physical activity into an employee’s work day.  Make the video link available via e-mail or...

Sept. 2017 to Feb. 2018: Investing in He...

Peterborough Public Health and the HKPR District Health Unit are partnering to promote this workshop series throughout our region. This training has a valuation of $2,050 per workplace but through the...

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Why Health at Work Matters

  • Lower absenteeism
  • Lower benefit costs
  • Higher employee morale and job satisfaction
  • Happier and healthier staff
  • Lower insurance costs
  • Lower staff turnover
  • Greater productivity
  • Greater organizational effectiveness

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Phone: (705) 743-1000 x309

Mail: c/o Workplace Health Program
Peterborough Public Health
185 King Street
Peterborough, ON
K9J 2R8

Sept. 2017 to Feb. 2018: Investing in Healthy Minds @ Work