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Take Action to Increase Healthy Food Options at Your School

Recently Medicine Hat & Brooks each completed their own Mini Nutrition Report Card. The report card evaluated food environments at the local level and developed recommendations to make the healthy choice the easy choice. The availability of healthy food is one important piece of a healthy food environment. The availability of healthy foods includes food […]

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Ways to Wellness Toolkit

Have your heard of the Ways to Wellness Toolkit? It’s a great resource that encourages simple steps we can all take to improve our mental health and wellness. Ways to Wellness (YouTube video) Be kind – Showing kindness can help you and others feel good. Practise gratitude – Being grateful can help you develop a positive outlook […]

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Rethinking Recess in Southeastern Alberta

On September 25, 2019, thirty Medicine Hat and area schools attended the 2019 Healthy Active Schools Symposium (HASS). Hass events are designed to provide Alberta school communities with the knowledge, skills and resources to enhance student wellness. This year the focus of the event was on training students as Recess Leaders with the goal of […]

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