Health Initiatives Worth Supporting
Below are links to organizations that provide education, guidance, inspiration, and support for a variety of issues and topics.
Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO)
An integral part of the Ottawa community, CHEO provides pediatric health care to the youth of Eastern Ontario. Also a world-class research facility, CHEO has been an important part of the community since 1974. Learn more at www.cheo.on.ca.
Fruits and Veggies (FNV)
A unique initiative from the Partnership for a Healthier America to attract consumers to fresh produce and counter the marketing of packaged and fast food. Find out more at www.fnv.com.
The Royal provides specialized mental health care, advocacy, research and education. Their mandate is to get more people living with mental illness into recovery faster. Learn more at www.theroyal.ca.
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
The University of Ottawa Heart Institute is Canada’s largest and foremost cardiovascular health centre. The Institute aims to curb and eradicate heart disease, a condition that affects 1.4 million Canadians. Find out more at www.ottawaheart.ca.