Our Programs

Check out Upcoming and Past Program initiatives here.

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Faith-based communities working side-by-side for a greener, healthier and more resilient world.

GSS Halton-Peel is a program of HEN and a chapter of Faith and the Common Good.

Greening Sacred Spaces Halton-Peel assist faith communities in Halton and Peel in creating more sustainable and environmentally-friendly places of worship through education, capacity building and supporting concrete action in community.

Greening Sacred Spaces
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Inspiring environmental stewardship through film!

Halton Green Screens shows environmental films in communities in the Halton Region (Burlington, Halton Hills, Milton, and Oakville) followed by a discussion, a guest speaker, or a workshop. Our goal is to raise awareness of environmental issues and inspire people to take individual and collective action for the environment.

Halton Green Screens
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Halton Food believes that all residents should have access to adequate, affordable, safe, nutritious and culturally acceptable food.

The mission of Halton Food is to educate residents about sustainable food production and promote access to local, healthy culturally-relevant food through environmentally sustainable community gardening, urban farming and school gardens.

Halton Food
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The OakvilleReady was generously funded by the Oakville Community Foundation. The program has established 7 Oakville neighbourhood with support and a safe place in the event of a severe weather emergency event. The project works to build resilient communities through education and connections.

OakvilleReady is a partnership with team members from Town of Oakville, Halton Environmental Network, Faith & the Common Good and local communities, including our pilot OakvilleReady Hub locations.

Oakville Ready
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The Halton Environmental Network has partnered with Value Chain Management International, a global food consultancy group and leader in identifying and analyzing food loss and waste, in a cutting edge study: MAKE EVERY BITE COUNT.

This will help us understand the Carbon "FoodPrint" of our household food waste in Oakville and guide future programmes to reduce our environmental impacts.

Food Waste and Loss
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Generation Green is designed by youth for youth, with 55 youth stakeholders and 3 youth mentors, our goal is to help students reduce their greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in our community and support them in becoming climate leaders in our community.

This conference is an exclusive event and open to all Halton District School Board Students from Grade 7 to Grade 12. Click here for more information on how to get involved.

Generation Green 2021

Initiatives

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The Halton Environmental Network is the proud backbone agency of the The Halton Climate Collective (HCC). The HCC is a group of local organizations focused on transforming Halton into a low-carbon, climate-resilient community. The Leadership Team of the HCC is comprised environmental leaders and engagers from: Conservation Halton, Town of Oakville, Town of Halton Hills, City of Burlington, Town of Milton, Halton Region, Halton District School Board, Halton Catholic District School Board, University of Waterloo, and the Halton Environmental Network.
Halton Climate Collective
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What do you think about home energy upgrades?

The Halton Environmental Network (HEN) has identified that changes in our homes can help us play our part to combat climate change. We’d like to know more about what you’ve done or might do in your home to support local climate action. Please take our 3 minute survey. Please share the survey with your family, friends, and colleagues.
Take our Home Energy Survey Here