Supporting ACT Schools Health and Mental Wellbeing

The Healthy Schools Network ACT is a collaboration of local Not-For-Profit organisations that actively promote health and mental wellbeing in ACT primary schools, secondary schools and the early childhood years. Our organisations can assist ACT school teachers, school support workers and educators in many ways, including staff training, class-room resources, awareness tools, recognised programs, professional learning and general support.

What We Offer

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National Ride2School Day - Friday 22 March

14 February 2024

National Ride2School Day is Australia’s biggest celebration of active travel and one of the best days on the school calendar. It is a day full of fun and colour where students, teachers and parents discover the joy of riding and kick-start healthy habits for the future.

New Directories Supporting Canberra Families in 2024

12 January 2024

The Southside Initiative has developed a suite of Directories to better assist Canberra families in 2024, including Parent & Carer Support Courses available in Term 1. View new family support services available in Lanyon in 2024. 

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