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Creating Healthy Built Environments

  • Florence Filberg Centre 411 Anderton Avenue Courtenay, BC, V9N 6C6 Canada (map)
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Understanding Healthy Communities: How land use planning effects our health

Did you know your postal code is as relevant to your health as you genetic code?

Join us at the Filberg Centre as we explore how we can enhance community health through our built environment.

This is a day of learning to educate and inspire professionals working in local governments, and interested community members, across a variety of planning, design and policy fields.

Understand the relationship between planning, design, and public health illustrated through examples on transportation, climate change, and housing.

Learn more about the determinants of health, how to access population health data, case studies and health impact assessment tools.

Investment: $75 ($35 for students)

Lunch and refreshments included.

Please contact organizers of cost is a barrier to your participation at islandnorth@pibc.bc.ca .

Earlier Event: September 12
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Later Event: October 3
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