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Toolkit for School Travel

National Transport Authority, in conjunction with An Taisce Green-Schools Toolkit for schools who are currently not engaged with the Green-Schools Programme and who wish to promote ways of reducing car use on the trip to and from school, and to reduce the ...

Weigh to Health

Weigh to Health is a six week weight loss programme which can be delivered by the Community Development and Health Worker. The course was designed by dietiticians and focuses on healthy lifestlye. Each 2 hour session consists of a discussion, weigh in and ...

Early years interventions conference

This flyer outlines the programme of the Early years interventions conference, to be held on 31 May 2011. A booking form for the conference is available to download below. 10.14655/11971-60660 Public Health Agency Child health, Quality of life, Early year ...

Women in Sport Programme

Irish Sports Council Women's participation in sports initiative In 2005, research conducted by the ESRI for the Irish Sports Council revealed that less than one in five Irish women came close to conducting the accumulated 30 minutes of physical activ ...

irishtrails.ie

National Trails Office, Irish Sports Council Outdoor activities irishtrails.ie is a new website from the National Trails Office of the Irish Sports Council. It allows users to search for and find information on waymarked walking, cycling and other trails ...

An Post Cycle Series

An Post and Irish Sports Council Promoting physical activity in the community Over 10,000 people took part in the 2010 An Post Cycle Series.The An Post Cycle Series, supported by An Post and the Irish Sports Council, encourages communities around the coun ...

Alcohol MOT part one

The Alcohol MOT is designed to support those working in primary care to carry out alcohol brief interventions. There is extensive evidence to show that primary care-based brief interventions are very effective at reducing drinking at both hazardous and ha ...

Alcohol MOT part two

The Alcohol MOT is designed to support those working in primary care to carry out alcohol brief interventions. There is extensive evidence to show that primary care-based brief interventions are very effective at reducing drinking at both hazardous and ha ...

Get Healthwise this new year!

The Public Health Agency (PHA) is encouraging people with specific health conditions to join the Healthwise scheme – a free 12 week physical activity programme to get their new year off to a healthy start. The scheme is available at registered leisure cen ...

Be Active After School Activity Programme

Health Promotion Unit, HSE Dublin North East Providing quality after-school physical activity opportunities for 7-8-year-olds and involving parents in such activities The Be Active ASAP aims to improve the physical activity patterns of school children by ...

Bash Street Kids

The development and evaluation of a novel school-based intervention to increase fruit and vegetable intake in children 10.14655/6744-33253 Food Standards Agency (FSA) Programme to promote healthy eating in children Primary school teachers will find materi ...

Health Inequalities Intervention Tool for Spearheads 2009 (Click SAVE NOT OPEN when prompted)

The Spearhead Intervention Tool has been commissioned by the Department of Health through the Association of Public Health Observatories (APHO). This version of the tool has been updated with latest data for 2005-07. The tool is designed to assist commiss ...

Megapoles

refer to the resource 10.14655/6744-25025 Megapoles A network is to improve health and reduce health inequalities through information exchange Megapoles is a network of 15 European capital cities established in recognition that these cities face similar p ...

NHS Direct

NHS Direct operates a 24-hour nurse advice and health information service, providing confidential information on: What to do if you or your family are feeling ill; Particular health conditions; Local healthcare services, such as doctors, dentists or late ...

2007 Spearhead Health Inequalities Intervention Tool (and Press Release)

The Health Inequalities Intervention Tool, developed by APHO, highlights the key issues that Spearhead local authorities (with their PCTs) need to address to meet the Governmentâ?Ts life expectancy targets. It can be used by any Spearhead Primary Care Tru ...

National Fraud Initiative

The Public Health Agency (PHA) is required by law to protect the public funds it administers. This A4 sheet provides information on the National Fraud Initiative. 10.14655/11971-18848 Public Health Agency Fraud initiative The Public Health Agency (PHA) is ...

Breastfeeding welcome here: good for mums, babies and your business

This booklet explains how the 'Breastfeeding welcome here' scheme works and includes the membership agreement for businesses to sign. 10.14655/11971-18790 Public Health Agency Breastfeeding This booklet explains how the 'Breastfeeding welco ...

Men's Health Forum in Ireland- Get up. Get out. Get going! Challenge

Men's Health Forum in Ireland (MHFI) Men's health, Physical activity Males (and females who are prepared to 'dress as males') are invited to take part in one of a series of runs being organised by the Men’s Health Forum in Ireland (MHF ...

Clean your hands: hand hygiene in the community- guidance

This leaflet is part of an extension of the cleanyourhands campaign, aimed at preventing the spread of healthcare associated infections (HCAIs) in community healthcare settings including primary care and dental services, residential and nursing homes (inc ...

Help us to prevent infections spreading

This leaflet is part of an extension of the cleanyourhands campaign, aimed at preventing the spread of healthcare associated infections (HCAIs) in community healthcare settings including primary care and dental services, residential and nursing homes (inc ...