2016-17

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Municipal Physical Activity Strategy 2016-2017 Initiatives (April 1, 2016 to September 9, 2016) Supported in Partnership Benefiting All Victoria County Residents & Visitors in All Areas:

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

22% of ‪#‎VictoriaCounty‬ Residents Increased Their Levels of Physical Activity since the start of the ‪#‎MunicipalPhysicalActivityStrategy‬ June 13, 2011 (‪#‎Source‬: #VictoriaCounty ‪#‎PhysicalActivity‬ ‪#‎CommunitySurvey‬ 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:

StrategyNaturallyActiveVictoriaCountyPhysicalActivity2016to2021OfficialCopyJune132016PDF

StrategyNaturallyActiveVictoriaCountyPhysicalActivity2016to2021OfficialCopyJune132016

Naturally Active for Life Victoria County New Strategy BRANDING

  • Moving Forward Aligned with the “Active for Life” National, Provincial & Regional Movement:

NAfLVCSocialmediaMay132016

FACILITY ACCESS ASSISTANCE FUND 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

  • Display booth at the 2016 Cape Breton Fiddlers Run Health Expo Sept. 10, 2016)

SPECIAL EVENTS 2016-2017

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

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

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

  • Walk on the Wildside Youth Event (Old Horse Track, Baddeck)
  • North River Falls Hike
  • Ocean’s Day Walk (Iona)
  • Spinnigan’s Hike
  • Gold Brook Mine Hike

5th Annual Victoria County Fall Harvest ActiveFest (Oct. 15-31, 2016):

  • Ingonish Development Society
Huckle Buckle

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

-5th Annual Victoria County Canada Day Physical Activity Challenge 2016 (Since 2012):

  • Baddeck Runners Club
  • Englishtown Community Hall Association

FestiVille Baddeck (2016)

PROGRAMS

  • 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 Draft Policy Approved by Municipal Council (Jul. 25, 2016 – 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 PROGRAMS After School Time Period (ASTP) 
  • 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 2016-2017

  • 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 Spring 2016 Baddeck Academy Little gym rental/access
  • Integrative Nutrition Head Coach
Health, Wellness & Active Living Coach
  • Wagmatcook Health Centre
June 16-19, 2016 2nd Petapan 1st Light Symposium
  • Prenatal Yoga Certification
  • Wagmatcook Health Centre
June 10-12, 2016 NCCP Certification Course
  • Victoria County Athletic Club
Soccer NS Referee

Entry level course

  • L.MacInnis Yoga
Nov 4-7, 2016 Kino MacGregor Workshop Ashtanga Yoga Certification
  • High Five Membership
Recreation NS 2016 to 2017 High Five Nova Scotia Municipal Membership 2016

WORKPLACE WELLNESS

  • Wellness Zone Publication

 

  • Active Living Subsidization Program
Skilven Publications (Municipal)

 

Municipal

HEALTHY EATING ASSISTANCE FUND 2016-2017

  • Bay St Lawrence Community Centre
North Highlands Orchard Project
  • 1st Health & Wellness Day – Health Eating
Cabot School
  • Bras d’Or Yacht Club
Healthy Lunches for 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

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY ASSISTANCE FUND 2016-2017

  • 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 – Physical Activity
Cabot 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
  • 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
  • Wagmatcook Midget & Bantam Basketball
Wagmatcook Health Centre
  • Yoga with Faye Chipchase
Dingwall Recreation Society
 

HEALTH PROMOTION

  • Michael Haynes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Vibe Creative Group
NA4LVC Branding Logo
  • Patsy MacKenzie
Elementary & Family Summer Yoga Booklets
  • FestiVille Baddeck
3 diplays and sponsor
Guest Speaker  3 Presentations:

-St Ann’s Seniors Luncheon

-North Victoria Library

-Baddeck Library

Apr 6 & 7, 2016
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