Posts tagged with ‘NSW Health’

  • Promoting active travel among children

    By Dan Gaffney on July 24, 2015
    The New South Wales Government wants to promote better health by encouraging more active travel by NSW children. Active travel means walking, cycling, scootering, skateboarding or any similar transport where human energy is spent to travel. Research from around the world reveals that children’s local active travel provides significant benefits. In addition to the health benefits of physical activity, walking and bicycle riding […]
  • NSW Healthy Children Initiative Equity Toolkit

    By Dan Gaffney on March 28, 2015
    The New South Wales Healthy Children Initiative delivers programs for children from birth up to the age of 18 years. The resource booklet we wrote and designed for the NSW Office of Preventive Health is for professionals who can make a positive difference to children’s health. It initiative aims to increase levels of physical activity and fruit and vegetable consumption by children in early childhood […]