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Healthy Towns Inititatve

Creator:

Investing for Health

Subject Keywords: CHILD, COMMUNICATION, EDUCATION, LIFESTYLE, PHYSICAL ACTIVITY, POLICY FORMULATION, WELLBEING, YOUNG PEOPLE
Topic: Causes
Chronic Conditions
Management
Prevention
Obesity
Chronic Conditions
Obesity
Type: Project
Region: Northern Ireland
Description:

This programme was first rolled out in October 2009 and delivered a range of innovative exercise, physical activity and health education programmes for children and young people and adults.Some of the aims of the healthy town’s initiative are to –1.Use our combined resources to offer holistic and affordable opportunities to improve lifestyle and well-being a2.Offer support networks and signpost people to enhance and improve their lifestyle and wellbeing.3.Assist in promoting and educating our target audience in relation to health and lifestyle choice4.Improve joint-up working between key delivering agencies in the council area5.Improve marketing, communication, branding and promotional campaigns between agencies at a local level.6.Measure the success of the projects we manage to ensure the objectives are met7.To influence Council and other statutory bodies in terms of future policy developments that impact up physical activity and health & well being of local residents.

Date:

01/10/2009

Rights: © Investing for Health
Suggested citation:

Investing for Health. (2009) Healthy Towns Inititatve [Online]. Available from: http://publichealthwell.ie/node/51756 [Accessed: 23rd October 2019].

  

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