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Trust Me- New Intergenerational opportunity in Gorge Tilicum

Oct 25th, 2012 related to Trust US! Intergenerational Initiative

BCHC has partnered with the Greater Victoria Eldercare Foundation, Vancouver Island Health Authority and the District of Saanich to host a series of intergenerational dialogues between seniors and youth in the Gorge- Tillicum area.  Stay tuned for more updates!

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Join the Conversation about Supporting Local Governments in Building Healthy Communities

Oct 23rd, 2012 related to PlanH (2011 - Current)

Are you a local government staff member or an elected official who is interested in contributing to the health of citizens in your community? Are you willing to participate in a conversation with other local government representatives about tools, resources, and opportunities that can best support y...

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Nine Communities receive Age Friendly Recognition Award

Nine communities receive Age friendly BC Recognition VICTORIA – Nine local governments will receive Age-friendly BC Recognition for their efforts to support older residents to remain healthy and active in the community.   To achieve recognition, the communities committed to age-fri...

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Now Available Online: The Tenant Engagement on Sustainability Guide for Social Housing Providers

The Tenant Engagement on Sustainability Guide for Social Housing Providers was created through a collaboration between BC Healthy Communtiies and BC Housing. The Guide provides practical steps for the development and implementation of a tenant engagement program to reduce energy use and related...

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Now Available Online - Webinar Recording: "Nudging us toward the 5th Wave of Public Health"

On June 13th BCHC hosted the webinar "Nudging us toward the 5th Wave of Public Health" with Phil Hanlon, Melanie Sondergaard (Storytellers' Foundation) and Deirdre Goudriaan (BCHC). This webinar was made possible through a partnership with the Healthy Families BC Communities Initiative,   ...

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Good Readings: Summer Edition - Immigrant & Refugee Seniors

Jun 15th, 2012

Cultures West Magazine is published in collaboration with members, including BC Healthy Communities, and community partners in British Columbia. Each edition focuses on a different topic in the area of migration, immigrant settlement and integration, or diversity, and includes features, articles, st...

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Good Readings: Check out the BC Healthy Communities May Newsletter!

May 31st, 2012

Have a look at our May Newsletter and find out more about how to 'beat the good food gap' and interesting updates from the Community. 

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Now Available Online - Webinar Recording: "Beyond the Nest Egg: Feathering the Nest for Healthy Retirement"

Apr 19th, 2012 related to Citizens Series Webinars (2010 - 2016)

"Beyond the Nest Egg: Feathering the Nest for Healthy Retirement"Date:  April 19th, 2012  Presenters: Rita M.Wiebe, CARP - A New Vision for Aging Bob D'Auray, Senior Moments - CFIS Community Radio Prince George Jill Zacharias, City of Revelstoke - Age-Friendly Planning Listent to ...

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