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Building healthy communities

The healthYYC Initiative is an informal committee that was founded by the City of Calgary’s Urban Strategy department. healthYYC is led by a co-chair from the City along with an external co-chair from the Urban Land Institute. It has an advisory board consisting of a mix of City administration staff and community members representing a range of partners committed to building healthy communities.

The purpose of the healthYYC Initiative is to connect, share and accelerate action towards positive health outcomes in building healthy communities for Calgary. Terms of Reference for the healthYYC Initiative were adopted for information by City Council in June 2017. City Administration has been directed to report back to Council, through the Standing Policy Committee on Planning and Urban Development, on the progress of the healthYYC Initiative no later than June 2019.

The healthYYC Initiative is driven by the following Healthy Planning Principles

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For more information, please contact healthYYC co-chair, Joyce Tang at joyce.tang@calgary.ca.

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Upcoming Events

<div class="ExternalClassCD77EF778AE54B989030319F2963818D"><h2>Upcoming Events</h2> <h3>Health Impact Assessment (HIA) Workshop series:</h3> <p><b>Part 1 – HIA 101</b><br /> This workshop will provide information on the background of an HIA and when to use one. Attendees will learn the basics behind an HIA as we walk through the steps. Date, location and cost are to be determined.</p> <p><b>Part 2 – HIA Applied</b><br /> This workshop will provide a more in-depth look at how the HIA tool was used by this initiative, and how utilizing a health lens can impact a project. Learnings and perspectives will be shared by City staff, researchers, developers, health advocacy groups and community groups. Date, location and cost are to be determined.</p> <p>If you are interested in these events, please check back for updates on event details or please provide us your contact information and we will add you to our e-mail update list.</p> </div>

  • Upcoming Events
  • Upcoming Events

    Upcoming Events

    Health Impact Assessment (HIA) Workshop series:

    Part 1 – HIA 101
    This workshop will provide information on the background of an HIA and when to use one. Attendees will learn the basics behind an HIA as we walk through the steps. Date, location and cost are to be determined.

    Part 2 – HIA Applied
    This workshop will provide a more in-depth look at how the HIA tool was used by this initiative, and how utilizing a health lens can impact a project. Learnings and perspectives will be shared by City staff, researchers, developers, health advocacy groups and community groups. Date, location and cost are to be determined.

    If you are interested in these events, please check back for updates on event details or please provide us your contact information and we will add you to our e-mail update list.

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