Live Life Well @ School

Live Life Well @ School

Live Life Well @ School is a joint initiative between NSW Ministry of Health and the school sectors in NSW. Schools are an important setting to encourage and model healthy habits such as being active and eating well.

The program aims to:

  • Get more students more active, more often and
  • Focus on healthy eating habits

Live Life Well @ School assists schools to:

  • Develop whole school strategies that support physical activity and healthy eating
  • Improve the teaching of nutrition and physical education through a focus on PDHPE programs
  • Foster community partnerships that promote and support whole of school strategies
  • Provide opportunities for more students to be more active, more often.

This professional learning aims to further develop teachers' knowledge, skills and confidence in teaching nutrition education and fundamental movement skills as part of the K-6 Personal Development, Health and Physical Education (PDHPE) syllabus.

Sydney Local Health District staff provides support to local primary schools for physical activity and healthy eating strategies.

For more information contact Helen Dirkis