Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada:
Shaping Active, Healthy Communities Toolkit and Workshop
This toolkit helps individuals and organizations who are interested in making their communities more supportive of physical activity through active, healthy community design. A workshop guide is also provided to assist individuals with the design and delivery of a Shaping Active, Healthy Communities workshop in their community.
Smart Growth BC: Creating Healthy Communities Toolkit
This guide recommends land use policies and programs that local governments can adopt to promote healthy living in communities. The toolkit outlines specific examples of these programs and policies in action. In addition, policy documents that can be used are provided as templates.
The Canada Walks website highlights best practices about walkable communities by providing innovative and inspiring examples from Canada and around the world.
The Alberta Centre for Active Living
The Alberta Centre for Active Living website provides information and resources related to physical activity and chronic disease prevention.
How to Create a Healthy Community:
A Resource for Capacity Building in Health Promotion
This practical and interactive online multimedia tool helps community practitioners, organizations and champions make the healthy choice the easy choice for residents.