Comprehensive Resources

Healthy Eating

  • Food and Nutrition Policy for Nova Scotia Public Schools - The policy came from educators, health professionals, parents, and students committed to student health and to improving the food and beverage choices available in schools.

  • Healthy Eating - A collection of government resources covering a wide range of topics, including fruit & vegetable consumption, and the Healthy Eating Nova Scotia Strategy.
  • Strive for Five at School! - With the help a guide developed for schools, students and staff will enjoy tasty, healthy menu items, made with such in-season, locally grown produce.

Physical Activity

Healthy Development

  • Healthy Development - Information is categorized by age group, and a variety of topics are covered (including Safety and Injury Prevention, Immunization, and Tobacco.

Health Education Resources