Community Highlights

Bassano’s Winter Walking Challenge

February didn’t carry through with the best weather for walking but community members of Bassano didn’t let that stop them!

 

Bassano FCSS promoted February’s Winter Walk Challenge around town and challenged the Community to walk Alberta: Border to Border. Although our group was small, we...

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Program linkages

Through out the summer of 2011, the Nanton Quality for Life Foundation ran the “Movie Night in the Park” program.

There were three movie nights, supporting three very

different community based programs. Entry to the “Movie Night in the Park” was by donation to the featured community...

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Trochu Community Leaders Commit to Wellness

Developing a wellness plan that addresses the needs of the whole community was the first step towards active living and healthy eating in Trochu. Mike O’Connor, co-ordinator of Trochu Neighbourhood Place, considers this the most significant change for his community.

O’Connor initially...

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ChooseWell Committee Helps Celebrate Canada Day

Town of Vermilion Canada Day Celebration this year, with the support and guidance of the ChooseWell Committee, we made some healthy choices changes that were well received by our residents.

Our event was a community-wide celebration that took place on Thursday, June 30th. Approximately 1500...

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Grande Prairie Get Active Network

Grande Prairie has some exciting things going on to help promote healthy active living. First of all, the Grande Prairie Get Active Network, a collaboration of organizations dedicated to promoting active living and healthy eating, has recently launched a website that will be a resource for...

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Update from Leduc

The City of Leduc is proud to once again be a part of the Communities Choosewell Initiative promoted by Alberta Recreation and Parks Association. In previous years, the Choosewell

program has provided Leduc with an opportunity to expand the promotion of health and wellness. Leduc continues...

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