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Best-Practices

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Date Posted Title Summary Description Contributer Source Attachment/Link
May. 8, 2013 Decoda Literacy Solutions LEAP BC™ is a set of resources that promotes healthy child development and was created by 2010 Legacies Now, with support from the Province of British Columbia. admin Decoda Literacy Solutions Link
May. 8, 2013 After the School Bell Rings After The School Bell Rings: A Manitoba After School Recreation Project is a provincial initiative focusing on promoting and supporting increased access and opportunities for children and youth, ages 6-12 years, to engage in physical activity and healthy living practices in the critical after school time period. admin After the School Bell Rings Link
May. 8, 2013 Centre for Collaborative Solutions - Healthy Behaviours Initiative Healthy Behaviors is demonstrating the important role that afterschool programs can play in improving the lives and health of these children and families by addressing the childhood obesity epidemic in the United States. admin Centre for Collaborative Solutions - Healthy Behaviours Initiative Link
May. 8, 2013 BC Arts and Culture Week This BC-wide celebration of all things art and culture turns the spotlight on the vital contribution that they make in learning and in life. admin BC Arts and Culture Week Link
May. 8, 2013 Canadian Fitness and Lifestyle Research Institute (CFLRI) CFLRI is a national research agency concerned with educating Canadians about the importance of leading healthy, active lifestyles. admin Canadian Fitness and Lifestyle Research Institute (CFLRI) Link
May. 8, 2013 ParticipACTION Sneak it In Sneak It In Week is coming!  Wear sneakers to work from April 8-12 and you’’ll see how easy it can be to fit in more activity. admin ParticipACTION Sneak it In Link
May. 2, 2013 Walk Score Discover the walkability of your community. admin Link
May. 2, 2013 Shaping Active, Healthy Communities Toolkit The Heart and Stroke Foundation has developed a toolkit to help individuals and organizations who are interested in making their communities more supportive of physical activity through active, healthy community design. admin Heart and Stroke Foundation Link
May. 2, 2013 Shaping Active, Healthy Communities A series of resources to support healthy built environments. admin Heart and Stroke Foundation Link
May. 2, 2013 Foundations for a Healthier Built Environment: Summary Paper 2009 This paper provides a foundation for understanding how the built environment affects health. It will clarify terms and identify linkages to develop a common language for meaningful dialogue. This should assist the many stakeholders to collaborate through shared decision-making. admin Union of BC Municipalities, BC Recreation and Parks Association, Public Health Services Authority Link
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