Imagine. A Healthy Community.

Healthy lifestyles. A vibrant economy. Affordable housing. Protected parks & green space. Accessible community services. Thriving neighbourhoods. Clean air and water. A sustainable environment. Ethnic and cultural diversity. Healthy public policy. Engaged citizens. A healthy community is all of this, and more.

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Elders Share Wisdom for a Healthy Tommorrow

Elders Share Wisdom for a Healthy Tommorrow

by Michelle Sandsmark Wise; Experienced; Knowledgeable. These are only a few words that describe the immense understanding of the world that our Elders possess. This July BC Healthy Communities Society, in partnership with the Ministry of Health, facilitated a workshop at the 39th An...

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BC Climate Leadership Plan: Public Consultation

BC Climate Leadership Plan: Public Consultation

British Columbians will have two opportunities over the next six months to participate in shaping B.C.’s new climate policies. The Province is currently developing a new Climate Leadership Plan to move forward with provincial climate action commitments.  The first public consu...

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Nominate Your Story for a Healthy Communities Short Video

Nominate Your Story for a Healthy Communities Short Video

Jul 08th, 2015 related to PlanH (2011 - Current)

Has your community been involved in an inspiring collaborative project, process or partnership that has improved local health and well-being? Have you learned valuable lessons about building healthier communities that you would like to share with others? Nominate your community story to be made into...

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15Oct

Change Day BC

@ Province-wide Oct. 15th 5am - midnight free
Change Day BC

Change Day BC is October 15, 2015 (15.10.15). Between now and then, we invite anyone involved in health, social and community care to commit to making a change or trying something new. And we mean anyone!  Patients, residents, clients, and those working in the system can join our campaign. Change Day BC is building on a successful global movement started in 201...