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Email: [email protected] | Phone: (02) 9388 5390

 

Why Live Life Well @ School?

We believe all students should be supported to get the best possible start to life.

Primary school is an important time period for children to establish healthy behaviours that will allow them to flourish. Engaging in positive health behaviours from a young age can improve academic performance, classroom behaviour, mental health and prevent long term chronic health problems (such as obesity, heart disease and some cancers).

 

What is Live Life Well @ School?

Live Life Well @ School is a collaborative initiative between NSW Ministry of Health and the school sectors in NSW. The program aims to:

  • get more students more active, more often
  • establish healthy eating habits

For more information visit: Live Life Well @ School at NSW Health External Link

 

Who is the program for?

ALL Department of Education, Catholic Schools NSW and Association of Independent Schools NSW primary schools are invited to participate in Live Life Well @ School.

 

What support is available through the program for my school?

There is no one approach, we work very closely with schools to support and complement what is already happening. Local schools can access the following support:

  • Assistance to develop a whole school approach to physical activity and healthy eating

 

Is there a cost involved?

No there is no cost to be involved. All schools within Northern Sydney Local Health District are welcome to participate.

 

How do I get my school involved?

To get started in Live Life Well @ School contact our team at [email protected] or call (02) 9388 5390.

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    Our team works to help teachers and support staff increase their understanding and skills in implementing healthy eating and active living strategies at their school.
     
    A range of professional learning and workshops is available in a variety of formats and on a range of topics.

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    A range of resources is available to help teach, promote and share information on healthy eating, physical activity and wellbeing.
     
    Resources are available for teachers, parents/guardians and the school canteen.

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    The NSLHD Live Life Well @ School quarterly newsletter highlights upcoming events and workshops, resources, as well as showcasing the work happening in school canteens and gardens!
     
    Subscribe to our newsletter to have it in your in-box each term.