Happy Holidays!
Wishing you a joyful holiday season and wellness throughout the year!

The Wellness Fund
Welcome Will Roy to the Wellness Fund!
Please join us in welcoming Will Roy to our our team as Project Facilitator!

Will comes to the Wellness Fund with two years of experience as a Health Promotion Coordinator in Peace River.  He brings a wealth of knowledge surrounding comprehensive school health and healthy communities to our team. He looks forward to connecting with you!

Will can be contacted at  william.roy@ualberta.ca and 780-492-1461.

Shaping the Future 2017
We highly recommend all Wellness Fund projects attend Shaping the Future 2017.
If you are using your grant to attend the conference, please register for the
pre-conference session hosted by the Wellness Fund and Alberta Health Services, as well as the evening reception to meet the team and pick up your grant information package.

Birds of a Feather Connect Together
Improved connectedness in the classroom has been statistically proven to increase academic success in students. Making the behaviours that increase classroom connectedness a habit in the staff room can also have positive effects on the well-being of teachers. 

Check out our blog post on Staff Connectedness!
In the Spotlight
Five Edmonton schools were highlighted in the Edmonton Examiner for the work they have put in to developing outdoor classrooms!