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Green Gyms

The Conservation Volunteers (TCV) Physical activity, Environment The Conservation Volunteers Green Gym® is a scheme which inspires you to improve both your health and the environment at the same time. Experienced leaders guide you through a range of pract ...

Give it a Go!

Give it a Go Partnership Physical activity, Weight, Walking Being active is really important for our health at every age- and it’s also vital to help keep at a healthy weight or, if necessary, to lose weight and keep it off. Adults should be active every ...

Curriculum Sports' Programme

Department of Education Northern Ireland (DENI) Promotion, Physical activity, Primary schools The DENI Primary Schools Curriculum Sports’ Programme was first introduced in the 2007/2008 school year.  The pilot project which was planned for one year was so ...

Choose to Live Better

Active lifestyle, Physical activity, Obesity, Overweight None of us has the perfect body – after all, we come in many different shapes and sizes – but the reality is being overweight or obese can lead to problems that can seriously affect our health. This ...

ASIST training helping to tackle suicide

Work to help communities prevent suicide has taken a further step forward with over 50 ASIST Trainers from across Northern Ireland completing the new ASIST 11 upgrader trainer course.The Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) enables people ...

Healthy breaks: tasty tips for the under fives

Today the Public Health Agency (PHA) is launching a new resource pack designed to assist nursery schools and playgroups deliver a healthy breaks scheme.All nursery schools and playgroups in Northern Ireland will receive the pack- 'Healthy breaks for ...

Couch Potato to Runner Bean

To coincide with the start of National Obesity Awareness Week, the Public Health Agency (PHA) is today urging people to take up the challenge 'From Couch Potato to Runner Bean in 10 weeks'.The PHA, in partnership with five local councils in the ...

Project Spraoi: A strategy to improve nutrition and increase physical activity in school children

Cork Institute of Technology (CIT) Physical activity, Nutrition sessions, Education, Promotional material, School The aim of this project is to determine whether an integrated school based intervention to improve nutrition and increase physical activity i ...

Pound Drop

Creggan Education and Research Services Physical activity, nutritonal advice and self management through the 'Managing the Challenge Programme' This programme aimed to work with 12 people who are overweight/obese with a BMI of 25+ to develop sus ...

Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative in Ireland

World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) Best practice, Maternity service, Pregnancy, Pregnant woman The Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) is a global campaign by the World Health Organisation and the Uni ...

Portland Row Community Café

A community cafe serving low-cost, healthy seasonal food, sourced or grown locally and prepared in-house. An urban kitchen garden will be a project aimed to involve the community, to educate on growing flowers, fruit and veg and using them to cook with du ...

The New Growth Project

Free horticultural training in a private garden environment. A practical training course which combines horticultural techniques and the scientific principles. Course content is based on Royal Horticultural Society level 2 qualifications. Inspiring people ...

Donegal Garden GNOMES

The Donegal Garden G.N.O.M.E.S are a community garden group who grow fruit and vegetables organically. If you are interested in learning or sharing your skills, you are welcome to come along on Thursdays from 11.00am to 1.00pm weekly at the rear of the Bl ...

New Horizons

New Horizons includes strong elements of and modules on horticulture, nutrition and cookery skills. The project is based in an outdoor pursuits centre in Drumshanbo Co. Leitrim and the participants are young people who have left school early or who are at ...

Healthy Eating Education Programme

This Programme provides healthy nutritious food for residents and ex-residents of the East Belfast Missions homeless shelter. It also provides health and diet sessions and cookery demonstrations on how to plan and prepare healthy food on a low budget. Inf ...

Food Focus

Food Focus is a Community Food Project that promotes healthy eating through a variety of co-ordinated, strategic food activities, which offers people a way to engage in a positive approach to food. Funding: safefood, NICHE, HAZ of the HSE Contact: Elaine ...

Arts Care Projects

Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPSNI) Arts, Social care, Health Arts Care was established by the Department of Health and Social Services in 1991 to make all forms of art accessible to service users and staff in health and soc ...

Localising the Public Health Responsibility Deal – a toolkit for local authorities Helping you to mobilise local businesses to improve the health of your population

10.14655/11971-465797 Department of Health; Local Government Association; Public Health England Local authority, Local business, Health, Wellbeing The toolkit sets out menus of simple, effective actions which local businesses could take to support their c ...

Northern Exposure

NEA Northern ireland Energy efficiency The Northern Exposure project managed by NEA Northern Ireland and is funded by the Public Health Agency. It is an action based, community development project, designed to tackle the high levels of fuel poverty found ...

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