october, 2019

10oct9:00 am12:00 pmJoining forces for healthy kids symposiumA PARTNERSHIP IN RESEARCH EVENT


Event Details

This symposium will bring together child and family service providers, health professionals, researchers, and students who are interested in children and family health, to network and identify opportunities for collaboration and partnership.

  • Hear about effective family-centred approaches for promoting children’s healthy lifestyles, reducing effects of sedentary behaviour through physical activity, keeping children healthy through policy and parenting and more.
  • Learn about creating supportive environments for healthy lifestyles for kids in community settings
  • Take in the showcase of the Healthy Together program and future developments

When:                 October 10, 2019 | 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Where:                The Innovation Centre, 460 Doyle Avenue, Kelowna, BC
Registration:    The event is free to all attendees. Registration is required.
Organizers:       The Bridge Youth and Family Services, and the Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention, University of British Columbia
More info:         For the list of speakers and registration, please visit the event webpage.

Join in person
FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC – Everyone is welcome


(Thursday) 9:00 am - 12:00 pm


The Innovation Centre

460 Doyle Avenue


in partnership with The Bridge Youth and Family Services