Healthy Development

Healthy Development

The Healthy Development team is focused on health promotion and illness and injury prevention across the life span with an emphasis on early childhood and school aged children and youth.

Healthy Development works collaboratively with the District Health Authorities, community organizations and other partners to develop and implement healthy public policy, provincial standards, strategies and initiatives that improve the health of Nova Scotia’s children, youth and families in a multitude of settings (home, school and community).

Areas of focus include: