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Working with communities to prevent childhood obesity

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Check out the latest EPODE Canada Newsletter!

The latest issue of the EPODE Canada Newsletter is here! Learn about what EPODE Canada has been up to, and about childhood obesity-related news and upcoming events!

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WEBINAR: June 9th! “Using Social Marketing to Promote Water and Reduce Sugary Drinks”

A Webinar Presented by EPODE Canada, in Partnership With the Nutrition Resource Centre Thursday June 9th, 2016 | 12pm – 1pm EST Social marketing – the application of marketing techniques and principles to influence the public’s views and behaviours – has the potential to be used to promote drinking water…

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The Latest EPODE Canada Newsletter is here!

Read the latest EPODE Canada newsletter here and learn about upcoming EPODE Canada events and the latest in obesity prevention news, research, resources, and events.  

EPODE Canada Obesity Forum

Register for the EPODE Canada Obesity Forum!

EPODE Canada Obesity Forum September 28-29, 2016 Blue Mountain, Ontario   The EPODE Canada Obesity Forum offers a unique learning opportunity for managers, advisors, and sponsors of community-based childhood obesity prevention programs. Forum participants will learn about EPODE, a capacity-building, community-based methodology active in 27 countries that has been proven…

Webinar: Focusing on Families in Community-Based Childhood Obesity Prevention Programs

Webinar: Focusing on Families in Community-Based Obesity Prevention Programs

On March 9, 2016, EPODE Canada hosted our second webinar in our Preventing Childhood Obesity Webinar Series: “Focusing on Families in Community-Based Obesity Prevention Programs.” You can watch the webinar below. EPODE has demonstrated that community-based childhood obesity prevention interventions are often more effective when parents are involved. Drawing upon…

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NEXT WEBINAR: “FOCUSING ON FAMILIES IN COMMUNITY-BASED OBESITY PREVENTION PROGRAMS”

Registration is now open for EPODE Canada’s next webinar in our Preventing Childhood Obesity Webinar Series: Focusing on Families in Community-Based Obesity Prevention Programs Wednesday, March 9, 2016 12pm – 1pm EST Registration is FREE. EPODE has demonstrated that community-based childhood obesity prevention interventions are often more effective when parents…

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Upcoming Events & Latest News

Don’t miss an issue! Sign up here to get the EPODE Canada newsletter delivered directly to your inbox! January 27, 2016 IN THIS ISSUE: NEXT WEBINAR, UPCOMING FORUM EPODE CANADA NEWS MEMBER NEWS UPCOMING EVENTS REGISTER FOR OUR NEXT WEBINAR: Focusing on Families in Community-Based Obesity Prevention Programs Wednesday, March…

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Levelling the Playing Field: Overcoming barriers to health equity in community-based programs

Levelling the Playing Field: Overcoming barriers to health equity in community-based programs       This webinar took place October 22, 2015. Slides for webinar are now available: Levelling the Playing Field EPHE power point Video recording of presentation available below:   About: Health inequities have a significant social and…

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EIN Year in Review 2014-2015

The EPODE International Network Year in Review 2014 – 2015 has been published. We are excited to share the highlights and milestones of the network, which grew from 36 members in 24 countries to 43 members in 29 countries during the last year! Read the whole report here.

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ParticipACTION Report Card just released!

The 2015 ParticipACTION Report Card is out now! Canada scored a D- overall for levels of physical activity for our children and youth. From their blog: The gist of this year’s report card is that kids need to get outside more, and they need to engage more fully with their environments…