Resources For Schools

NMDHB works beside many partners to support the teaching and integration of the Health Curriculum in schools. Nelson Marlborough Tasman has Active Health Promoting Schools Advisors and they can be easily contacted through your local Public Health Service.

Health Promoting Schools (HPS) is a worldwide movement developed by the World Health Organisation in the early 1990’s to promote and support the health and wellbeing of children and young people.

For the toolbox project the advisors along with other health promoters have supported the Nutrition And Physical Activity Programme at NMDHB in the Public Health Service. Please peruse other sections of the Healthy As website for more details on resources available.

Our local HPS advisors are involved with:

Contact Public Health Service in your area to talk to your local HPS Advisor:
Nelson Tasman 03 5461537
Marlborough 03 5209914