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Blackville Mango Health and Wellness Committee

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Are you concerned about your health, or the health and wellness of your family and our community?

Join us to hear more about the newly created Blackville Mango Health and Wellness Committee. The goal of this meeting is to establish members and to review the role of this new committee.  Dr. Keenan, Janice Jardine, Wendy Vickers and members of Public Health will be in attendance along with the village council.

To give you a brief background, members of the long held Mango Committee, combined with the Caring Way Committee to create the new Blackville Mango Health and Wellness Committee.  The goal is to empower our community and individuals to achieve their desired state of wellness.  The committee will promote the definition of wellness, identify and lobby for resources to enhance wellness and promote events in our community.  Working groups will be established for programs like the Chef’s Cooking Program for Grade 5 students, and the soon to be launched 5210 Health Promotion this fall.

Meeting Time:  Wednesday, September 14 at 6:30pm

Location: Blackville Community Centre

This session is open to everyone from Upper Blackville to the Rapids and Renous. For more information, please call the village office at 843-6337.

 

Village of Blackville

Village of Blackville

The village of Blackville is governed by an elected council made up of a mayor and four councillors. Incorporated as a village in 1966, Blackville has a population of 958 and has had a long history related to forestry and salmon fishing.

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