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Monthly Archives: September 2014

Healthy Canada By Design

The Healthy Canada By Design program has finished but the need to promote healthier communities in Canada is not finished.  There has been increased awareness over the last 5 years and, in particular, an emphasis on active transportation. However, active

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Age Friendly Community Plan Update

Work has now been completed on Nova Scotia’s first comprehensive Age Friendly Community Plan. Funded by the Town of New Glasgow, Municipality of Pictou County and Province of Nova Scotia, the draft plan focuses on community-based actions in areas such

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Annapolis Valley First Nation

Had an enjoyable session and a productive start this evening with the Annapolis Valley First Nation’s strategic planning process. ┬áThe Band’s new Vision Statement is “To be a healthier community, that is economically self-sufficient, knowledgeable, and respectful of Mi’kmaw traditions.”

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