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The Community Health Nurses' Initiatives Group

The Community Health Nurses' Initiatives Group (CHNIG), an interest group of the Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario (RNAO), has its mission to act as the voice of Community Health Nurses influencing the health care system and health and social policy in areas which affect the work of Community Health Nurses and the public we serve.


  • Aug 19, 2014 Nursing Students: Opportunity to join the CHNIG BOD...More

  • Aug 18, 2014 Public Health Agency of Canada Skills Online Fall...More

  • Jul 16, 2014 Join and/or Renew your Membership with OPHA today!More

  • Jun 21, 2014 Compassionate Care NOT Cuts for RefugeesMore

  • Jun 19, 2014 Addressing Substance Use WorkshopMore

  • Jun 5, 2014 Interdisciplinary Viral Hepatitis Education WorkshopMore

  • Jun 5, 2014 NEW! Breastfeeding Resource for Community-Based ProgramsMore

  • May 30, 2014 Calling all school-based PHNs and CHNsMore

  • May 20, 2014 2014 CHNIG AGM and Award WinnersMore

  • May 15, 2014 Health Promotion Monthly Seminar Series: Policy and Practice...More


    • Nov 12, 2014 OPHA Fall Forum 2014 More

      Title: OPHA Fall Forum 2014

      Start: Nov 12, 2014 09:00 AM

      End: Nov 12, 2014 05:00 PM


      November 12, 2014 | Chestnut Residence and Conference Centre, Toronto ON

      The Fall Forum is the OPHA’s premier event of the year and serves as a key knowledge exchange and networking opportunity around Ontario’s most important emerging public health issues.

      This year’s theme is Taking the Lead: Advancing Public Health Leadership. The program will explore the importance of an expanded leadership role for public health and how this can be accomplished, and how to increase leadership capacity in public health.


      • Examine key leadership issues and challenges unique to public health in Ontario
      • Showcase initiatives to strengthen leadership capacity at all levels in public health
      • Raise the profile of the importance of public health leadership
      • Explore public health leadership as a key aspect of a public health human resource strategy in Ontario

      For more information: http://opha.on.ca/Events-News-and-Media/Fall-Forum/Overview.aspx 


    • Feb 6, 2015 Community Health Nurses' Initiative Group Board of... More

      Title: Community Health Nurses' Initiative Group Board of Directors Meeting

      Start: Feb 6, 2015 07:00 AM

      End: Feb 7, 2015 03:30 PM


      Friday February 6, 2015, 7:00pm to 9:00pm
      Saturday, February 7, 2015, 8:00am to 3:30pm
      Locaiton: TBD

      Please note that CHNIG members are welcome to attend BOD meetings.  Please email Secretary@CHNIG.org to confirm your attendance.



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