Healthy Environments

Apr 10 2014 - 12:00am to Apr 11 2014 - 11:45pm

Join the 2014 Rural Health Services Research Conference, entitled “Building Intersections for Vibrant Rural Communities: Research on Health, Wellness, and Place.”  

Apr 2 2014 - 12:00am to Apr 4 2014 - 11:45pm

Set against the backdrop of the vibrant and picturesque City of Vancouver, the Livable Cities Forum will explore how to build healthy, sustainable, and economically resilient communities.

The Active Travel to School Comox Valley initiative is an example of collaborative local action with far-reaching benefits to health and well-being in the community.

Oct 30 2013 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Presented by the Provincial Health Services Authority on behalf of the Healthy Built Environment Alliance, this is the first in a series of free online learning sessions intended to highlight recent healthy built environment research, information, tools, and resources that can help inform planning processes and decisions.

Oct 23 2013 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Many families across the province struggle to find housing they can afford. At the same time, employers face challenges attracting employees when housing costs are high. This webinar series explores the affordability challenge in BC and considers the impact on communities.

A report that focuses on regional planning and the relevance of parks and greenspace.
– Alberta Recreation and Parks Association

Provides sample bylaws, tools for stewardship and protection of natural green infrastructure for different sized communities and rural areas.
– The Wetland Stewardship Partnership et al.

This online guide provides resources for educators, including lesson plans linked to BC Curriculum Prescribed Learning Outcomes addressing the themes of air quality, health, and community engagement.
– Prince George Air Improvement Roundtable (PGAIR) 

Includes policies and design guidelines for active transportation in winter conditions.

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