in motion

About in motion

about-whatisIn motion is an evidence-based health promotion strategy that uses physical activity as a means to improve the health of New Brunswick communities.

 

In motion has four key components:

  • Building partnerships
  • Increasing community awareness
  • Developing strategies for target areas
  • Measuring success

Its strategies target six specific groups:

  1. Children and youth
  2. Workplace wellness
  3. Older adults
  4. Inactive adults
  5. Primary prevention of diabetes
  6. Referrals by health professionals

Support is available to help communities, schools and workplaces develop action plans to get “in motion.”