Health Promoting Schools

Provided by: Government of Nova Scotia - Department of Health and Wellness (aka DHW)

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* COVID-19 UPDATE - Government services have been affected by COVID-19 * Visit website for information on service delivery during the pandemic https://novascotia.ca/dhw/

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Encourages the well-being of students. Combines health instruction, community support and partnerships and creates supportive environments through health-promoting programs and policies.

Provides overall framework for key school health initiatives, including:

  • Healthy eating
  • Physical activity
  • Youth sexual health
  • Tobacco reduction
  • Addiction
Online information on Food and Nutrition Policy for Nova Scotia Public Schools and Provincial Breakfast Program.

Eligibility

Initiatives directed toward students

Service Info

Service Website:
http://novascotia.ca/dhw/healthy-development/health-promoting-schools.asp

Application Process:
Contact for more information or visit the website

Fees:
No fees

Languages:
English * French

Coverage Area:
Nova Scotia

Locations

Department of Health and Wellness

Barrington Tower
Halifax, NS B3J 2A8

Accessibility:
Wheelchair accessible

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Department of Health and Wellness

Address:
Barrington Tower
1894 Barrington Street
Halifax, NS B3J 2A8

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Mailing Address:
PO Box 488
Halifax, NS B3J 2R8

Site Info

Accessibility:
Wheelchair accessible

Coverage Area:
Nova Scotia

Service Info

Service Website:
http://novascotia.ca/dhw/healthy-development/health-promoting-schools.asp

Application Process:
Contact for more information or visit the website

Fees:
No fees

Languages:
English * French

Coverage Area:
Nova Scotia

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