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Resource Package On Determinants Of Health

The following resource information might be of interest to professionals promoting health.

Chinook Health Region in SW Alberta has developed resources to lead discussions with stakeholders on what makes a difference in our health. The package "What makes people healthy" includes a video tape (about 10 minutes in length); table tents, & brochures.

The video and print materials focuses on 9 determinants of health. It helps take elusive concepts about health and set them in a tangible way to begin community discussions. With the use to date, the response and discussions have been positive.

The "What Makes People Healthy" package costs are as follows (Cdn $):

Video tape & pamphlets (50) $45

Table Tents ($25) $0.07 each

Brochures (package of 50) $25

Postage $5

For information on ordering contact:

Population Health

Chinook Health Region

1101, 400 - 4 Ave South

Lethbridge, AB T1J 4E1

PHONE: (403) 317-7100

Fax: (403) 382-4481

Wendy Benson, RD, MPH

Consulting on food, nutrition & health

[from CLICK4HP list September 11/97]