Healthy Start is a bilingual health promotion initiative aimed at increasing healthy eating and physical activity opportunities in early learning environments. The project, funded by the Public Health Agency of Canada, was initially developed in Saskatchewan and has since expanded to New Brunswick.

Healthy Start provides direct support to directors, educators and cooks with resources, training sessions and on-going support.


Say cheese!

Calling all Healthy Start centres / prekindergarten classes to participate in the Healthy Start Photo Challenge! Seeking directors, educators, teachers or cooks to: “Stage it! […]


Healthy Start Evaluation

One of the core components of the Healthy Start / Départ Santé initiative is the comprehensive outcome evaluation study. This study is being conducted by […]


Healthy Start in Your Community!

We love what we do! Incorporating a little more physical activity in your day and helping young children make healthier choices is what Healthy Start […]

Since the children often choose the activities, they are excited to play them.

- Educator (SK)