Interventions

The Best Practices Section of the Portal is a searchable list of chronic disease prevention and health promotion interventions which provides program planners and public health practitioners with easy and immediate access to successful public health programs, interventions and policies that have been evaluated and have the potential to be adapted and used.

Featured Interventions

  • SNAP® Under 12 Outreach Project (SNAP® ORP)

    Categories associated with best practice:

    • Best Practices
    • Community
    • Individual
    • Children (ages 6-12) icon
    • Canada
    • Community/ Neighbourhood
    • Elementary School Icon 1
    • Health Care Setting
    • Healthy child development
    • Preventing Violence Icon 1

    SNAP® ORP is a family-focused program designed specifically for boys between 6 – 11 years of age who are clinically assessed as engaging in above average levels of aggressive, destructive, and/or antisocial behaviour. The program falls under the SNAP® (STOP …

  • Project Toward No Tobacco Use (TNT)

    Categories associated with best practice:

    • Best Practices
    • Individual
    • Children (ages 6-12) icon
    • Before-After School Icon 1
    • Tobacco Use Icon 1

    Project Toward No Tobacco Use (TNT) is a comprehensive, classroom-based curriculum designed to prevent or reduce tobacco use in youth 10 to 15 years old in grades five through ten. Upon completion of this program, students will be able to …

  • Kainai – Ever Active Schools

    Categories associated with best practice:

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    • Healthy child development
    • Healthy Eating
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    • Physical Activity
    • Secondary School Icon 1
    • Social Support Networks

    The Kinai Board of Education and Ever Active Schoolsare working together to understand how to improve health and wellness among youth in the community. The project has led to daily physical activity opportunities within the high school, community-wide active living …