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Belfast Healthy Hearts Programme

Belfast Partnership Boards and the Public Health Agency (PHA) Cardiovascular health 'Healthy Hearts in the West’ is one of the Belfast Healthy Hearts Programmes funded by the Public Health Agency. It is a Cardiovascular Strategy for West Belfast and ...

NURISH (Nutrition Understanding Research Innovation Society Health)

Healthy Living Centre, Dublin City University Food, Diet, Research and Health “NURISH” is part of the School of Nursing and Human Sciences at DCU. It aims to provide nutritional information and advice on the importance of healthy eating. Nurish offers one ...

Takeaway My Way

Safefood/St.Angelas College Cooking healthy food Takeaway my way is an all-island cookery competition which aims to give students an opportunity to show off their cookery skills while also promoting healthy eating and eating healthily on a budget. This ye ...

First Steps on health for young people

10.14655/6755-4379 Community Development Health Network Project to promote healthy lifestyle choices in young people This project will promote health awareness and encourage a more pro-active approach to looking after your health for 12-16 year olds.  Alt ...

Orchard Pharmacy

10.14655/6755-4419 Community Development Health Network Community health care promotion project Engaging the community through a health column in the local press under the direction of the Southern HSSB. Outcome: This ongoing project is working towards pr ...

Community Orientated Diabetes Education (CODE)

Diabetes Ireland Diabetes, Lifestyle, Healthy eating CODE supports and encourages individuals with or at risk of type 2 diabetes to adopt healthier lifestyles. It looks at the aspects of the individual’s life where change can be made such as physical acti ...

IDEFICS Study

Bremen Institute for Prevention Research and Social Medicine, University of Bremen CHILD, HEALTH PROMOTION, LIFESTYLE, NUTRITION, OBESITY, OVERWEIGHT, PREVENTION The IDEFICS Study, designed to run for five years, commenced in September 2006 under the coor ...

Sli na Slainte

Irish Heart Foundation Encouraging people to walk more often for good health Slí na Sláinte, meaning "Path to Health", is a simple innovative scheme developed by the Irish Heart Foundation to encourage people of all ages and abilities to walk fo ...

Sli@work

Irish Heart Foundation Promoting phyical activity and walking in the workplace Building on the success of the Sli na Slainte route network, Sli@work was developed in the year 2000, with the aim of encouraging people to make physical activity part of their ...

Green schools National Walk to School Week 2011

Green Schools Ireland EDUCATION, ENVIRONMENT, HEALTHY SCHOOL, WALKING Green-Schools, known internationally as Eco-Schools, is an international environmental education programme, environmental management system and award scheme that promotes and acknowledg ...

Walking Matters

Walking Matters Encouraging the development of walkable neighrbourhoods Walking Matters is an organisation that engages with communities to improve the quality of walking in towns and communities so that people can choose active, or low-carbon, travel mor ...

Fit Factor (Republic of Ireland)

LIDL and The Irish Heart Foundation HEALTHY EATING, HEALTHY SCHOOL, PHYSICAL ACTIVITY This programme aims to promote healthy eating and physical activity among 3rd and 4th class pupils. The programme has been designed in accordance with the Social, Person ...

Bizzy Breaks

Irish Heart Foundation Exercise, Physical activity, Classroom, School Bizzy Breaks is a series of activities for the classroom, designed to get pupils moving on the spot. Children participate in the activity from their desks using the available space and ...

Meet and Train

Clare Sports Partnership EXERCISES, LIFESTYLE, PHYSICAL ACTIVITY, WOMAN The objective of the Meet & Train group is to provide an opportunity for women of all ages and levels of fitness to get together to exercise with like minded people under the guid ...

Economics of Chronic Diseases (EConDA Project)

European Commission Consumers, Health and Food Executive Agency Chronic diseases Across Europe chronic diseases (such as cardiovascular and respiratory disease, type 2 diabetes and chronic kidney disease) account for 86% of all deaths each year, though ra ...

Eat taste and Grow (Northern Ireland)

Safefood and Public Health Agency CHILD, DIET, FOOD PRODUCTION AND QUALITY, HEALTHY EATING, PHYSICAL ACTIVITY Eat Taste and Grow is designed to help children enjoy learning about the origins and production of food and the importance of eating a balanced d ...

European Healthy Stadia Programme

Galway Healthy Cities Forum ENVIRONMENT, HEALTH, LIFESTYLE As part of the WHO Healthy Cities Project, coordinators participate in an Annual Technical Business Meeting. Through this networking opportunity, Ireland, represented by the Galway Healthy Cities ...

The "Energy Project"

EuropeaN Energy Balance Research (ENERGY) Development of a theory and evidence based multi component intervention scheme for tackling obesity in youth across Europe ENERGY stands for EuropeaN Energy Balance Research to prevent excessive weight gain among ...

Managing health and increasing well-being

10.14655/6755-4413 Community Development Health Network Health management programme The Building the Community-Pharmacy Partnership has worked to improve local health outcomes by encouraging members of the community to develop skills relating to managing ...

Peninsula Healthy Living Partnership

Peninsula Healthy Living Partnership Project to promote health, activity and healthy living Virtual Healthy Living Centre providing outreach services to Lower Ards Peninsula. Includes provision of voluntary services, a physical activity programme, childca ...