Reports and Digests




HC Link Legacy Report: Celebrating the Power of Communities

After nearly a decade of working with people to develop their confidence, skills and connections, our time has come to an end. HC Link’s funding and operations end effective March 31, 2018. To mark HC Link’s closing, we look back and celebrate our contribution to healthy communities in Ontario in our final publication. Ce document est également disponible en français.





HC Link 2015-2016 Year in Review

HC Link’s 2015-16 Year in Review provides highlights of our consulting services, learning & networking events, and resources & information-sharing services last year. In this year’s edition, we focus on showcasing the work we do through service snapshots and infographics that illustrate the measure, impact and response to our capacity-building services. Ce document est également disponible en français.






2015-16 Services At a Glance - Infographics

This collection of infographics illustrates our range of services, who we worked with and some outcomes of our work in 2015-16.






HC Link 2014-2015 Year in Review

2014-15 marks HC Link’s 5th year working with community groups, organizations and partnerships to build healthy vibrant communities in Ontario. Over the year, we delivered 453 services, in English and French, to 5901 individuals in communities across the province. This Year in Review provides a glimpse of our work and accomplishments in 2014-15. Ce document est également disponible en français.





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HC Link's Work in 2014-2015

This infographic illustrates the range of services HC Link offered in French and English in the 2014-2015 year and also discusses the effectiveness and outcomes of our work. 





HC Link's 2013-2014 Year in Review

This Year in Review presents highlights, accomplishments and stories from our work in 2013/14 to increase community capacity for health promotion in Ontario. The document profiles HC Link's core services – customized consultations, learning events, information and resources, and network support – as well as our 2013 provincial conference and approach to French Language Services. Ce document est également disponible en français.






HC Link Inaugural Report 2012: Celebrating Our Collective Successes

This inaugural report shares the highlights and accomplishments from HC Link's work in 2011/2012.




DigestPLUSthumbHC Link News Digest Plus

The Digest PLUS is an expanded issue of our weekly HC Link News Digest. It features focussed information on a specific topic related to building healthy, vibrant communities - in addition to the usual weekly round-up of news, resources and events. Subscription to HC Link News is open to members of Ontario community groups, organizations and partnerships working in health promotion or healthy communities.

March 29, 2017 - Evaluation

February 1, 2017 - Community Transportation

December 7, 2016 - Community Engagement

July 13, 2016 - Health Equity

March 30, 2016 - Youth Tobacco Use

March 9, 2016 - Evidence Sources

February 17, 2016 - Partnership Development

January 27, 2016 - Health in All Policies

October 28, 2015 - Youth Engagement

June 24, 2015 - Poverty Reduction

February 24, 2015 - Social Media

November 12, 2014 - Children & Youth Addiction and Mental Health

October 2, 2014 - Community Health & Wellbeing Week

August 20, 2014  - Policy for Healthy Communities

June 18, 2014 - Aboriginal Health

May 28, 2014 - Intersectoral Collaboration

April 2, 2014 - Sustainable Food Systems

February 5, 2014 - Built Environment

November 20, 2013 - Prevention of Substance Misuse and Addiction

September 25, 2013 - Francophone Communities and French Language Services

June 27, 2013 - Recreation

May 15, 2013 - Mental Health

May 1, 2013 - Injury Prevention

March 20, 2013 - Promotion of Healthy Weights

January 23, 2013 - Tobacco Control