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Program leads 10,000 kids to active living

The Human Environments Analysis Laboratory (HEAL) was recently featured by Western News for their work on the Child and Youth Network’s ACT-i-Pass program. The ACT-i-Pass provides grade five students in London free access to recreational programs across the city. Research has shown that daily physical activity levels start declining around nine to ten years of […]

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New Publication: “Reduce Food Waste, Save Money”: Testing a Novel Intervention to Reduce Household Food Waste

The paper “Reduce Food Waste, Save Money”: Testing a Novel Intervention to Reduce Household Food Waste” has been published in the journal Environment & Behavior. This paper is the culmination of Dr. Paul van der Werf’s PhD household food waste research and was strongly supported by Brescia College biostatistician Dr. Jamie Seabrook and supervisor Dr. […]

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Play advocacy through provision and training

Pierre Harrison from Play, Learn, Think presents ‘Play advocacy through provision and training’ The Children’s Health and the Environment Workshop & Symposium (CHEWS) was held at Western University with the support of The Lawson Foundation.

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