My Health, My Community

My Health My Community is a new non-profit partnership between  Vancouver Coastal Health Authority, Fraser Health and the eHealth Strategy Office at UBC.  It is running a survey to learn more about our lifestyle, environment, and neighbourhoods affect our health over time. The information gathered will be used to shape programs and community services in the respective health authorities. If you are 18 years or … Continue reading My Health, My Community

Walking Vancouver – Strathcona in March (2)

After walking from Dunlevy and Hastings to MacLean Park, then onto Hawkes and Prior, we crossed busy Prior Street to the Strathcona Community Gardens.  These gardens are very well used.  On a sunny day like this day, it was full of community gardeners tending to their tiny little plots.  It seems like the local gardeners knew each other and were sharing tips and stories of how their plants were growing.

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What makes a Canadian community great? – The Globe and Mail

What makes a Canadian community great? – The Globe and Mail. A cute little article from the Globe and Mail on what makes a Canadian community great.  I would think that the question wouldn’t be solely a Canadian question, but a very universal one at that.  However, I guess Canadians are different enough that we have our own sort of community. I think these 3 … Continue reading What makes a Canadian community great? – The Globe and Mail