What's in a Greenspace that Makes Us Feel So Good?
This poster was developed by EcoHealth Ontario to highlight some of the key relationships between natural environments and human health. It outlines the benefits of greenspace to health and wellbeing and focuses attention on the actions that professionals in diverse sectors can take to make these benefits a reality through their work. It is based on a poster presented at The Ontario Public Health Convention in April 2016 that focused more specifically on the roles of public health professionals. A PDF version of this folder can be downloaded here.
The poster below was developed by EcoHealth Ontario for The Ontario Public Health Conference 2016 and explains in more detail how green spaces, in particular, can help improve and protect health and well-being. It also provides tips for public health practitioners to incorporate a more integrated ecohealth approach to their work. Having a shared agenda in collaboration with various sectors can bring innovative and transformative approaches to this complex issue. A full PDF version can be downloaded here.