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.

Job posting: Bilingual Health Promotion Communications Specialist

Healthy Start / Départ Santé Project Background: Healthy Start / Départ Santé (HSDS) is a provincial and bilingual early years health promotion initiative, funded by […]

Job Posting: Bilingual Project Coordinator

Project Background / Accountability: The Healthy Start / Départ Santé is a provincial and bilingual early years’ health promotion initiative, funded by the Public Health […]

Goodbye Katie!

A warm and sincere thank you to Katie Pospiech, our Healthy Start / Départ Santé Knowledge Development and Exchange Coordinator for the past year and […]

The children are responding well to physical activity and are learning that their beating hearts say “Thank you” when they exercise.

- Pre-K Teacher, SK