About LiveHealthyCanberra

Welcome to LiveHealthyCanberra - Providing connections to Move, Eat and Live Healthy in Canberra. 

LiveHealthyCanberra is a comprehensive directory of Canberra based programs and services which can help you to live a healthier life.

Helping you to live your healthiest life 

The LiveHealthyCanberra directory aims to connect people living in the Canberra region to programs and services that can improve health and reduce the risk of chronic conditions such as cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes and other lifestyle related diseases.

Programs and services on LiveHealthyCanberra may also assist people with weight management and the prevention of overweight and obesity.

 

The LiveHealthyCanberra directory has been created to provide high quality information about healthy living related programs and services to health professionals, workplaces and individuals in the Canberra region.

The directory can be used by different members of the population to reduce or improve the risk of chronic disease:

  • A Health Professional will be able to quickly find programs and services that are suitable for client referrals,
  • an Employer will be able to find local health related services that may assist their staff in making healthier lifestyle choices
  • Individual consumers may be referred to the LiveHealthyCanberra directory via their General Practitioner or another health provider, through a workplace or simply because you as an individual are looking for new opportunities to be more active or meet new people.

Programs and Service to help you move more, eat better and make healthy lifestyle choices

On LiveHealthyCanberra you will find information about walking groups, running, cycling and group fitness classes, healthy eating education and programs offered by dietitians on improving your diet, and community groups that promote being active, healthy and opportunities for social inclusion. 

Programs, services and activities listed on the LiveHealthyCanberra directory are required to meet quality standards which are based in evidence, are of a consistent standard and quality, delivered by appropriately skilled persons, risk managed, monitored and accountable.

Programs and services listed on the LiveHealthyCanberra directory have been sourced either through their listing on the National Health Services Directory or a local database developed and managed by Capital Health Network. Programs and services not represented on the LiveHealthyCanberra directory are able to apply for inclusion on the directory. For further information on registering your program or service please see the 'Programs and Providers' page.

LiveHealthyCanberra has been created to help you find opportunities for improving health in the ACT

LiveHealthyCanberra is managed by Capital Health Network, the ACT's Primary Health Network (ACTPHN) and has been developed in collaboration with ACT Health and the Healthy Weight Initiative.