Community projects that promote healthy living can receive a financial boost through Northern Health.
Lead of Healthy Community Development, Mandy Levesque says their Imagine community grant funding support several criteria.
– Healthy eating and food security
– Physical activity and active living
– Injury prevention
– Tobacco-free communities
– Positive mental health
– Prevention of substance harms
– Healthy early childhood development
– Healthy aging
Applications are being accepted until February 29th with up to $5,000 dollars being offered.
The program has been in place since 2009.
Information can be obtained by calling 1-855-645-6555 or 250-645-6407.