Naturally Active for Life Victoria County Making A Difference

Re-branded Municipal Physical Activity Strategy – Naturally Active for Life Victoria County – Continues to Make A Difference in the Lives of Victoria County Residents & Visitors

Naturally Active for Life Victoria County 2016-17 Initiatives (To date: July 12, 2016)

The recently re-branded Municipal Physical Activity Strategy – Naturally Active for Life Victoria County – Continues to Make A Difference in the Lives of Residents & Visitors in its 6th year (Renewal 2016-2017)!

 

The ‪‎Victoria County ‎Physical Activity Strategy Supported in Partnership Benefiting Victoria County Residents & Visitors

 

Thank You ‪‎Volunteers, ‎Leaders, Community ‪‎Organizations, ‎Service Providers, ‎Facility Operators, Strategy ‪‎Partnership, Strategy Implementation Team (‪‎VCAN – Victoria County Action Network), Council & Staff for Contributing to the Success of the Initiatives and to Your ‪‎Victoria County Physical Activity Strategy (Est. 2011) – Naturally Active for Life Victoria County

 

Please visit the following link for 2016-17 Initiatives (To date: July 12, 2016)

https://naturallyactivevictoriacounty.com/testimonials/2016-17/

 

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2016-17 Initiatives (To date: July 12, 2016) are listed below:

  • 22% of ‪‎Victoria County Residents Increased Their Levels of Physical Activity since the start of the ‎Municipal Physical Activity Strategy June 13, 2011 (‪‎Source: VictoriaCounty ‪‎Physical Activity ‎Community Survey Nov. 2015)

 

  • Physical Activity Strategy (Est. 2011) Updated By Strategy Partnership & Implementation Team (VCAN) & Approved by Municipal Council : Year 6 – 1 Year Renewal 2016-17:

 

  • Naturally Active for Life Victoria County New Strategy Branding – Moving Forward Aligned with the “Active for Life” National, Provincial & Regional Movement (s):

 

  • Facility Access Assistance Funds 2016-2017 – TBA – Fall 2016

 

  • Education & Awareness

 

Connect with hundreds of physical activity, recreation & sport opportunities in your community

 

as part of the bigger

Connect with hundreds of physical activity, recreation & sport opportunities in your community

 

  • Special Events

 

‎Naturally Active for Life Victoria County Receives ‪#‎ACOA Funding for Three 2016-2017 Special Events:

  • 5th Annual ‪‎Victoria County ‎Canada Day Physical Activity Challenge 2016             $500
  • 5th Annual ‪‎Victoria County Fall Harvest Active Fest 2016                                      $855
  • 6th Annual ‪‎Victoria County Winter Active Fest 2017:                                              $800

Destination Cape Breton (June 30, 2016) https://naturallyactivevictoriacounty.com/events/

 

-5th Annual Victoria County Trails Day Since 2012                                                    (June 4 & 5, 2016)

-4th Annual Bike Victoria Week Since 2013                                                              (June 3-12, 2016)

-5th Annual Victoria County Canada Day Physical Activity Challenge Since 2012    (June 25 & July 1, 2016)

-FestiVille Baddeck

 

  • Steps in Flight Walking Program – Bell Museum National Historic Site
  • Mini-Steps Discovery Centre Program – Bell Museum National Historic Site

 

  • Healthy Eating in Physical Activity, Recreation & Sports Settings – Victoria County HERSS:

Partners: NS Health Authority, Public Health, Naturally Active for Life Victoria County, Victoria County; Victoria County Organizations & Facility Operators

 

  • After the Bell After School Time Period (ASTP) Programs – More funding Fall/Winter 2016-2017 TBA
  • Baddeck Academy – #ForTheGirlsProgram
  • Cabot School – GO (“Girls Only” Program) & Healthy Snacks for Learn to Run Program Cabot May 1 – June 30, 2016
  • Wagmatcookewey School – E’pite’ji’jk Pasik (GO-Girls Only)

 

  • Leadership Development Assistance Fund

 

  • Butternut Consulting                                    Navigation Course Spring 2016
  • BaM Cape Breton                                         Eskasoni High School Spring 2016 Spring 2016 School Teams Leadership Conference – CBVRSB
  • YMCA Older Adults Fitness Certification      Baddeck Academy Little gym rental/access
  • Integrative Nutrition Head Coach  Health, Wellness & Active Living Coach
  • Wagmatcook Health Centre                         2nd Petapan 1st Light Symposium
  • Prenatal Yoga Certification
  • Wagmatcook Health Centre                         NCCP Certification Course

 

  • Workplace Wellness

 

  • Wellness Zone Publication
  • Active Living Subsidization Program

 

  • Healthy Eating Assistance Funds

 

-Bay St Lawrence Community Centre              North Highlands Orchard Project

-1st Health & Wellness Day Health Eating     Cabot Education Centre

-Bras d’Or Yacht Club Healthy Lunches          BYC Jr Sailing Regatta Week 2016 (Since 2012)

-•Cape North Farmers Market Coop               Encouraging food production in Victoria County

  • St. Ann’s Bay Community Health Group Society – Seniors Luncheon April 6th 2016
  • ACAP Cape Breton                                        Food Upskilling Festival Spring 2016
  • Baddeck Academy                                        4th Annual Health & Wellness Day Since 2012

 

  • Physical Activity Assistance Funds

 

-Wagmatcook Learn to Swim Program           Wagmatcook Health Centre

-Wagmatcook Learn to Surf Program             Wagmatcook Health Centre

-International Trails Day Hike                         CENTRAL CAPE BRETON COMMUNITY VENTURES INC.

-1st Health & Wellness Day                            Cabot School Education Centre

-Wagmatcook Little League Baseball             Wagmatcook Health Centre

-Outdoor Target Archery                                  Bras d’Or Archers Association

-AED & Protective Case                                   Baddeck Academy

-Family Yoga                                                    Cape Breton Regional Library

-NSSAF Celebration of School Sport               Baddeck Academy

  • Baddeck Duathlon                                        Baddeck Duathlon Association
  • Family Yoga with Jackie MacLellan             Middle River Recreation Assoc
  • Midget (Under 16 years) Cape Breton West Basketball –  Basketball Cape Breton Assoc
  • Beginner Yoga Program                                THE GIANT MACASKILL HEIRS ASSOCIATION
  • Yoga Program                                               North Highlands Community Organization
  • Yoga for Students                                         Cabot School
  • 4th Annual Health & Wellness Day Since 2013 – Baddeck Academy

 

  • Michael Haynes                                            Guest Speaker 3 Presentations (April 6 & 7, 2016)
  1. St Ann’s Seniors Luncheon
  1. North Victoria Library
  2. Baddeck Library

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