Healthy Community

Fundraising can be healthy and deliver worthwhile profit towards your organisation fundraising target. Different fundraising ideas suit different communities. If you are new to fundraising go with something that doesn't involve too much time. This is a great way to gauge the level of support from sponsors and...

Do you jump up and down with excitement or shiver in fear when you are faced with a networking event? We all react differently to new situations. If you are a seasoned networker, feel free to share your tips, so they can be added to...

Hutt City Council and Healthy Families Lower Hutt have taken action to make sure our residents can 'Go the H2O' when out and about with new water fountains being installed across the Hutt. So far two high profile community hydration stations have already been installed with...

Letter to the Editor: Reading food labels to help make healthy food choices Earlier this week I was listening to a presentation by a dietitian who was discussing the nutrition information labels on food packaging. One of the comments she made suggested that we should look at the...

Celebrations are valued by early learning services as an opportunity to bring together children, families and the wider community. Check that when your celebration involves food, there are healthy options available and foods are served in appropriate child-size portions. This book is a great resource for more...

This article gives an overview of food typically prepared and eaten by people from Sri Lanka. You will learn more about: Foods in Sri Lanka A typical meal pattern Cooking methods Making Sri Lankan meals healthier in New Zealand ...