What is this engagement about?
Healthy Families BC is an online resource to help British Columbians make healthier lifestyle choices where they live, work and play. It focuses on providing current, evidence-based information on topics such as:
- Proper nutrition
- Physical activity
- Pregnancy and giving babies the best start in life
- Parenting young children to teenagers
- Mental health and wellbeing
- Responsible substance use
- Smoking cessation
- Staying healthy with age
The Healthy Families BC community features information written by registered dietitians, certified exercise physiologists, and other health experts from the Ministry of Health, partner organizations and health authorities. With over 1,500 blog posts and articles, as well as programs to assist with healthy living, the website offers critical tools for better managing personal health and reducing the incident of chronic disease.
How can my contribution make a difference?
Share your experience in raising a healthy family and support others in making positive changes in their own lives. Join this community of support and action to help improve the health of BC’s families. Register here. You can also participate and engage with Healthy Families BC on:
Details of the Engagement:
Date: May 1, 2011
Category: Health & Safety