Activate Health is a battle cry for British Columbians to shift the way we see, think about, and engage with health
Stigma against people who use substances is driving the overdose crisis; a public health emergency for BC and Canada
Asthma is the most common chronic childhood illness.
Experts are working to change that.
“By advancing our mandate in prevention and health promotion, by fostering equity and recognizing positive health is also inclusive of our place in the world around us, and by placing a healthy human at the core of our vision, I believe we can truly make a difference in the health outcomes of BC and beyond. I hope you will join us on the journey.”
– Kristy Kerr, Executive Director –
Social justice and public health are intrinsically linked. Right now, the world is seeing how the need for improving social justice is reaching a boiling point. If we want to improve public health, we must engage in social justice now.
Join hundreds of other British Columbians on May 16 for the next BC Stay-at-Home Campout! #stayhomesavelives
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