In March 2014, the BC Healthy Living Alliance (BCHLA) released the 'On the Path to Better Health' Report that examines trends in chronic disease over the past decade in BC and outlines future opportunities for prevention. The webinar will include highlights from the report, such as the gains made in BC over the last 10 years and where improvements still needs to be made.
When Valemount residents go for a stroll, they’re not just stretching their legs. They intend to walk all around the world. The Village of Valemount Healthier Communities Committee is championing the “Valemount Walks Around the World” initiative to foster an on-the-ground approach to improve health and well-being in the community.
Partnerships have resulted in strong community engagement and increased physical activity in the District of Kitimat. The District of Kitimat and Northern Health signed the Active Living, Health and Wellness Protocol in 2008 to formalize a long-standing, mutually beneficial relationship, and the rewards to the community keep coming.