Mar. 29, 2019 in Healthy Communities/Cities
In an exciting new move, the City of Campbell River is taking action to provide safe and supportive housing for community members, collaborating with BC Housing to establish 50 units of supportive housing in the community within the next tw...
May. 17, 2018 in Healthy Communities/Cities
Creating Healthier Communities Through Policy
All policies—even those that don't directly deal with health—have the ability to enhance or hinder your community's health and well-being.
As a local government, it's easy to think...
Nov. 21, 2017 in Healthy Communities/Cities
Six communities around British Columbia have been honoured this year for their work to help seniors remain safe, active and independent in their communities.
Abbotsford, Keremeos, Salmo, Sicamous, Smithers and Tofino have each received a l...
Nov. 20, 2017 in Healthy Communities/Cities
A Letter from the Executive Director, Jodi Mucha
BC Healthy Communities Societies (BCHC) is continually exploring how to provide the best evidence-informed and practice-based services and supports to the communities we serve. As BC&r...
Sep. 9, 2016 in Healthy Communities/Cities
Photo of BCHC Board Member Trevor Hancock - a keynote speaker at the 2016 PHABC Sumemr School.
On July 11-12th, BC Healthy Communities’ (BCHC) practicum student, Katie Howatson, had the opportunity to volunteer at the Public Health A...
Aug. 14, 2012 in Healthy Communities/Cities