A not-for-profit, volunteer driven organization dedicated to the development and promotion of fitness and active living in New Brunswick. It is a membership-based organization that consists of over 300 certified fitness professionals. You will find on their website information about fitness, how to get started, and suggestions of home-based fitness activities.
- Fitness New Brunswick
A list of the Food Box Programs, Community Supported Agriculture (CSA), Food Cooperatives, and Bulk Buying Clubs in New Brunswick, by region, with available contact information.
- New Brunswick Food Security Action Network
This website offers you the opportunity to join various networks, in order to connect with people across Canada who are interested in exchanging, learning and working together to advance specific issues.
- Food Secure Canada
Half Your Plate focuses on providing simple and practical ways to add a variety of fruits and veggies to every meal and snack. Tips and tricks, how to store fruits and veggies, inspiring recipes and even a guide on what spices to combine with what veggie or fruit.
- Fruits & Veggies: Half Your Plate
The Go NB grant is designed to strengthen physical literacy and reduce barriers to sport participation for children and youth, with a particular focus on under-represented populations. Provincial and Local Sport organizations, municipalities, non-profits and First Nations are all eligible for this grant. The objectives of this program are two-fold:
a) Supporting projects that strengthen physical literacy and children and youth participation that
are compatible with the first three stages of Canadian Sport for Life: Active Start, FUNdamentals
and Learn to Train.
b) Supporting projects that provide opportunities for persons from under-represented and/or
marginalized populations to actively participate in sport. Under-represented groups include:
Aboriginal youth, persons with a disability, women and girls and economically disadvantaged
- New Brunswick Department of Tourism, Heritage and Culture - Sport and Recreation Branch
No matter how near or far you are from your goal of quitting smoking, this booklet will help you figure out what you want to do and provide the information you need to move forward. The steps are simple, and will help you quit smoking and resist the urge to start again by arming you with the skills, facts and motivation needed.
- Health Canada
An organization committed to working collaboratively to support the creation of environments in NB that promote healthy eating and physical activity. HEPAC helps strengthen the ability of New Brunswickers to impact the wellness levels in their communities through professional development and networking opportunities, improved access to evidence-based information and best practices resources, tools and support.
- Healthy Eating and Physical Activity Coalition (HEPAC)
This resource designed for coordinators of after-school programs provides information regarding the links between participation in quality, active after-school programs and children and youth’s mental health, including the association between participation in physical activity and mental health benefits.
- Canadian Active After School Partnership
An illustrated video designed to support individuals and communities in working towards healthy schools. The video provides a strong foundation for healthy schools, including building capacity, communicating the concept, and supporting a broad audience (including public health, recreation, education, parents, and kids) in understanding the role that they can play in building healthy schools.
- Physical Activity Resource Centre - Ophea