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.
When Christina Ragneborg, Director of Senior Services at Abbotsford Community Services (ACS), heard about Aging Well, she recognized an opportunity to help seniors prepare for the future. An initiative of BC Healthy Communities Society (BCHC) and the Government of British Columbia, Aging Wel...>> full story
As part of the Active People, Active Places - BC Physical Activity Strategy, funded by the Ministry of Health, the Sport for Life Society (S4LS) will be delivering the Physical Literacy for Communities initiative (PL4C) in selected communities across the province. The purpose of the initiative is to...>> full story
On behalf of our Board of Directors and wonderful staff team here at BC Healthy Communities we wish you a healthy, happy and peaceful holiday season. All the best for the New Year and we look forward to our continued work with you to create healthier communities for all. &...>> full story
Designed to transform thinking through communication and collaboration, this course explores Indigenous perspectives across the past and present on topics such as identity, the environment, knowledge acquisition and renewed political relationships.