The initiative provides knowledge, recreational and nutritional activities and work-shops and one on one support in a coordinated holistic approach to mitigating the risks of these diseases.
Over 500 residents participate in numerous programs and events every week with many reporting improved levels of health and changes in health behaviours.
A good program plan is a blue print from which we build, deliver and evaluate our programs.
The community gains the most when our responses includes as many different points of vie as possible
For us, this opportunity arose as we were looking for effective ways to reach a broader population.
This intervention allows us to reach a far greater group of our neighbours in a consistent regular way.
The goal provides direction, gives us something to aim for and provides a clear picture for those who are providing support.
One goal builds on another in a stepped process towards changing health behaviours
By doing this work we determined the part that successful Mobile Intervention could play in meeting a residents health goals.
This is also where we evaluate things as they progress and make changes based on our actual experience