The Ontario Healthy Communities Coalition will be holding its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Friday, January 20th at the Ramada Plaza Hotel (Ballroom C), 300 Jarvis Street, Toronto, from 1:00 - 3:30, with a light networking lunch from 12:00 p.m to 1:00 p.m. There is no cost to attend the AGM but registration is required and seating is limited.
Please register for the AGM using the webform below.
If you have any questions, please contact Karen Scottie, OHCC Administration and Finance Coordinator, at 416-408-4841 or 1-800-766-3418, ext. 2, or karen [at] ohcc-ccso.ca.
Lisa Tolentino is an OHCC Community Consultant who lives with her family in the Haliburton Highlands. She has been working with OHCC for almost 15 years. We sat down to talk with her about the Accelerating Rural Transportation Solutions project.
Why did OHCC get involved with the ARTS project?
On March 24, 2015, the Smart Growth 2015 Forum took place in Toronto. The Forum was hosted by the Ontario Smart Growth Network (OSGN), a project of the Ontario Healthy Communities Coalition. The Forum built on the work that the OSGN had done over the preceding months, which included a survey on smart growth issues and a webinar on "Smart Growth in Ontario and Why it Matters".
The National Civic Review, a journal published by Wiley Periodicals, Inc., devoted two issues to celebrating twenty-five years of the Healthy Communities Movement. Twenty-one essays in Part 1, published in January 2014 and nineteen essays in Part 2, published in April 2014, provide a comprehensive overview of the Healthy Communities movement.