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

  • Football Fans In Training (FFIT)

    Categories associated with best practice:

    • Best Practices
    • Individual
    • Adult (ages 25-64) icon
    • Alcohol Abuse Icon 1
    • English
    • Personal health practices and coping skills
    • Physical Activity
    • Recreation/ Fitness/ Sport Facilities
  • VON SMART In-home and Group Functional Fitness Programs

    Categories associated with best practice:

    • Community
    • Individual
    • PP-icon1
    • Seniors (ages 65+) icon
    • Canada
    • Community/ Neighbourhood
    • English
    • Home
    • Personal health practices and coping skills
    • Physical Activity
    • Social Support Networks

    The goal of the VON Initiative was to develop, implement, and evaluate an innovative community-based continuum model of physical activity interventions to reach community-dwelling, isolated, home-bound, non-participating seniors. The purpose of this project was to evaluate delivery of volunteer-led community-based …

  • Dane-zaa Traditional Decision-Making Model

    Categories associated with best practice:

    • wtt_ico
    • Organization
    • Societal
    • Canada
    • Community/ Neighbourhood
    • Culture
    • English
    • Healthy child development
    • Social Relationships That Respect Diversity

    The Dane-zaa Traditional Decision Making Model is a culturally safe, community based, child welfare intervention tool based on Dane-zaa traditions and culture. The tool is intended to contribute to more positive outcomes for children and families involved in the child …