Northern Health announces grants to support healthy communities in northern B.C.

Northern Health is asking groups or organizations who are interested to submit an expression of interest for the three available grants.

The Existing Partnering for Healthier Community Committees grant is for up to $10,000. With the grant Northern Health wants to empower communities to use the knowledge and expertise of their area to create small grant programs in their own community. Deadline for applications is February 28.

The Communities currently without a Partnering for Healthier Community Committee, but are poised to establish one grant is for up to $20,o00. Northern Health will award the grant to communities who are ready to start a committee aimed at promoting safe and healthy citizens and communites. Deadline for applications is February 28.

The Communities currently without a Partnering for Healthier Community Committee, and do not currently have the local infrastructure to create one grant is open to groups and organizations that have ideas for a project that will benefit the health of their communities. Recipients of the grant will be able to show a multi-sectoral approach to healthy community development. Deadline for applications is February 21 and successful applicants will be expected to submit a plan by March 7.

Further information and instructions for applying for the grants can be seen by clicking here.

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