Healthy Families Christchurch


Healthy Families Christchurch is part of a large-scale initiative that brings together community leadership in a united effort for better health.

From parents, wider whānau members, councils, schools, early childcare centres, businesses, sporting organisations, iwi, health and social services organisations, right through to District Health Boards and Central Government — we all have a role to play in laying the foundations for a healthier future.

Our Key Focus

  • Improved nutrition
  • Increased physical activity
  • More people smokefree
  • Reduced alcohol-related harm

Our Healthy Families Christchurch Team

Jill Borland - Manager - Healthy Families Christchurch
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Nina Perez - Settings Coordinator - Healthy Families Christchurch
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Losana Korovulavula - Settings Coordinator - Healthy Families Christchurch
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Naomi Tuipulotu - Settings Coordinator - Healthy Families Christchurch
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Jacob Page - Communications and Engagement Advisor - Healthy Families Christchurch
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Healthy Families NZ

Healthy Families NZ is a large-scale initiative that brings together community leadership in a united effort for better health.

It is about thinking bigger, activating leadership at all levels, and driving innovation to create health promoting environments in the places we spend our time; from our schools and workplaces, to sports clubs, marae and other key community settings.

With a focus on 10 locations across the country, Healthy Families NZ has the potential to impact the lives of over a million New Zealanders.

On their web site you will find ideas on how you can create healthy change in your community, along with information and contact details for Healthy Families NZ locations across the country.

Healthy Families NZ Web Site

Let’s build healthier communities together.

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