About Healthy Schools
To improve the health and wellbeing of school-aged students through a coordinated, comprehensive partnership between government, schools, families and the community.
- Seeks to make schools, students, and their families aware of information regarding healthy options, risk reduction, professional support and services available; and to work with a range of partners to develop and implement appropriate programmes to create healthier environments for schools and students. Provides and coordinates health presentations at school assemblies, PTAs and staff meetings, and in community settings.
Categories: Department of Health, Education, Environment, Government & Quangos, Health - Physical