Sign up for an Info Session on Child and Youth Mental Well-Being guide – June 27

Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) partnered with BC Healthy Communities to create a series of guides (https://bchealthycommunities.ca/index.php/child-and-youth-mental-well-being-resources/)  to help local governments understand how to promote the mental well-being of children and youth through existing roles and assets. The guides include research, examples and information sources to inform and inspire action on key protective factors that young people need...

Communities Going Active: Addressing Barriers to Active Transportation

The BC Alliance for Healthy Living is holding a webinar on June 27 to address active transportation barriers and how those barriers can be reduced effectively in different communities. The webinar will run from 9-10:30 am PST. Register here Active transportation has many benefits: it can reduce traffic congestion, lower greenhouse gas emissions, and encourage...

A path to resilience: How communities can strengthen child and youth mental well-being  

Join our second 2024 PlanH- HPP webinar hosted by Connie Allsopp, PlanH Delivery Lead, to dig deeper into the four protective factors- Play, Safety, Participation and Social Connection and Belonging- that strengthen the mental well-being of children and youth in BC communities. We will also feature details of the new resource guide created in partnership...