Health Begins in our Communities

Imagine a place where everyone has access to the opportunities they need for good health. A healthy regional food system. Vibrant neighbourhoods. Beautiful parks and green spaces. Safe options for walking and cycling. A strong sense of community. When communities come together to improve these features, the physical, mental, emotional and spiritual well-being of residents improve.

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The Real Cost of Eating Well

Access to safe and nutritious food is essential for good health.  It is also a key factor in the prevention of chronic disease.  Each year, Hastings Prince Edward Public Health measures the cost of healthy eating throughout our counties.  This is done using of a survey tool called the Nutritious Food Basket.

 

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