The Healthy Kids Community Challenge is is ending, with the fourth and final theme of “Power Off and Play!” To celebrate this theme, the Windsor Essex County Health Unit is hosting the Screen-Free Meal Time Online Challenge. Sign up for the Challenge to learn more about the benefits of screen-free meals for children 12 and under!
Costs, requirements and resources for the You're The Chef program
Increasingly we are seeing changes that show us just how vulnerable our local food system is. No one organization or community group can make a difference alone. The Food Policy Council will allow all sectors and individual community members to communicate and work-together towards meaningful change.
As of January 1, 2017, all food-service businesses with 20 or more locations in Ontario must post the number of calories for the food and drink items on their menus or on display. This is required by the Ontario Government as part of the Healthy Menu Choices Act, 2015.
Many Windsor-Essex County residents spend a lot of time at work most days; therefore, creating a healthy workplace environment is critical when it comes to promoting and supporting healthy eating behaviours.