Creating a community of educated and engaged stakeholders for climate change mitigation, adaptation and, environmental sustainability.

Halton Environmental Network (HEN) strives to make the community of Halton a region with educated citizens, engaged stakeholders and best practice policies for climate change mitigation and adaptation and environmental sustainability.
About Us

Who We Are

Halton Environmental Network (HEN) propels climate action and environmental sustainability in Halton, the fastest growing region in Ontario. As a grassroots organization, supporting our community since 2004, Halton Environmental Network is recognized for its successful programs including: Halton Green Screens, Greening Sacred Spaces Halton-PeelGeneration GreenOakvilleReadyHalton Food, and Food Loss and Waste Study. HEN is also the backbone agency of the Halton Climate Collective.

HEN networks with others and brokers partnerships with diverse stakeholders to:

  • advocate for climate action in Halton municipalities;
  • advance local climate and sustainable environmental policies;
  • deliver free environmental education to more than 20,000 local students;
  • host community charrettes and political debates;
  • propel free environmental workshops;
  • organize free waste diversion services for special events;
  • conduct free energy benchmarking services;
  • community gardens and;
  • advise local municipalities, organizations and businesses

Latest News

Good News for World Environment Day

HEN loves to share positive collective work in our community.This declaration is the first of its kind in Canada!

Spring into Action with HEN

We at the Halton Environmental Network (HEN) are reaching out to you as we never have before. With your support, we can ensure that action on climate remains a priority.

Upcoming Events June 2020

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Dig-in to Gardening Q&A
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Every Wednesday at 1 pm, Join Halton Food for a weekly gardening Q&A where we’ll answer common gardening questions submitted by you!

Email questions to: grow@haltonfood.ca by Tuesday 4pm or join the webinar!

This webinar will be presented by Zoom.

For more details visit:https://www.facebook.com/pg/haltonenvironme

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Dig-in to Gardening Q&A
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Every Wednesday at 1 pm, Join Halton Food for a weekly gardening Q&A where we’ll answer common gardening questions submitted by you!

Email questions to: grow@haltonfood.ca by Tuesday 4pm or join the webinar!

This webinar will be presented by Zoom.

For more details visit:https://www.facebook.com/pg/haltonenvironme

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Dig-in to Gardening Q&A
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Every Wednesday at 1 pm, Join Halton Food for a weekly gardening Q&A where we’ll answer common gardening questions submitted by you!

Email questions to: grow@haltonfood.ca by Tuesday 4pm or join the webinar!

This webinar will be presented by Zoom.

For more details visit:https://www.facebook.com/pg/haltonenvironme

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Eco-Heroes: Virtual Summer Camp
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Introducing Eco Heroes, a Virtual Summer Camp experience, where all camp activities will be done from the comfort of your own home individually but connected with peers from all around Halton, through an easy to use online format.
This week-long program will provide kids with activities and experiments teaching them
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Eco-Heroes: Virtual Summer Camp
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Introducing Eco Heroes, a Virtual Summer Camp experience, where all camp activities will be done from the comfort of your own home individually but connected with peers from all around Halton, through an easy to use online format.
This week-long program will provide kids with activities and experiments teaching them
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Eco-Heroes: Virtual Summer Camp
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Introducing Eco Heroes, a Virtual Summer Camp experience, where all camp activities will be done from the comfort of your own home individually but connected with peers from all around Halton, through an easy to use online format.
This week-long program will provide kids with activities and experiments teaching them
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Dig-in to Gardening Q&A
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Every Wednesday at 1 pm, Join Halton Food for a weekly gardening Q&A where we’ll answer common gardening questions submitted by you!

Email questions to: grow@haltonfood.ca by Tuesday 4pm or join the webinar!

This webinar will be presented by Zoom.

For more details visit:https://www.facebook.com/pg/haltonenvironme

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Eco-Heroes: Virtual Summer Camp
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Introducing Eco Heroes, a Virtual Summer Camp experience, where all camp activities will be done from the comfort of your own home individually but connected with peers from all around Halton, through an easy to use online format.
This week-long program will provide kids with activities and experiments teaching them
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Eco-Heroes: Virtual Summer Camp
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Introducing Eco Heroes, a Virtual Summer Camp experience, where all camp activities will be done from the comfort of your own home individually but connected with peers from all around Halton, through an easy to use online format.
This week-long program will provide kids with activities and experiments teaching them
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Dig-in to Gardening Q&A
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Every Wednesday at 1 pm, Join Halton Food for a weekly gardening Q&A where we’ll answer common gardening questions submitted by you!

Email questions to: grow@haltonfood.ca by Tuesday 4pm or join the webinar!

This webinar will be presented by Zoom.

For more details visit:https://www.facebook.com/pg/haltonenvironme

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