Create change at my school or ECE

Schools and early learning centres have the opportunity to nurture not just learning but the health and wellbeing of their students. Sometimes making a simple change can have a big impact.

Here are some actions you can take to make your school or centre a healthier place for your tamariki and rangatahi to spend their time.

  • Run healthier fundraisers  – get tips and ideas on how to make your fundraising healthier 
  • Become water only –  find out how with this toolkit
  • Nurture workplace wellbeing – try this easy to use online tool
  • Sign up to a healthy kai programme – the Heart Foundation has a Fuelled4Life programme
  • Sign up to a physical activity programme – get in touch to find out what is available in your area.
  • Expand your smokefree and vapefree areas – find out what resources are available from the Health Promotion Agency
  • If your school or centre is involved in running or contributing to events, check out our events page as well for ideas of actions you can take specific to your events.