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.
At BC Healthy Communities we have been asking ourselves how we can enhance our culture of learning so we are continuously learning and improving our work to have the greatest impact. We recently had the chance to talk to Eugene Eric Kim about what he’s learned in his work supporting organizat...>> full story
Many households around BC are struggling to feed their kids regular, nutritious meals. Schools often provide meal programs for kids during school hours – but still see kids arriving hungry. BC Healthy Communities is helping community partners to work together to try new ways of ensuring studen...>> full story
The deadline for applications to host the Cities Fit for Children Summit has been extended to 4:30pm on November 21st, 2016. We are very pleased to announce our call for proposals for the sixth Cities Fit for Children Summit. Cities Fit for Children is a biennial conference that brings together mu...>> full story
This is a free workshop with a light dinner provided, presented by BC Healthy Communities Society (BCHC) in collaboration with South Vancouver Neighbourhood House. This initiative is supported by the Province of British Columbia.