1000 champions – 6 months – 5 healthy-living choices – 1 BIG challenge!
Champions for Health is providing an opportunity for NHS Wales staff to not only improve their own health – but act as ambassadors to their patients and the public on the importance of leading a healthy lifestyle and the benefits it brings.
Every health board and NHS trust in Wales is backing Champions for Health and will be encouraging staff to take part.
Taking part in Champions for Health
If you work in NHS Wales and would like to take part in Champions for Health, please visit the campaign’s intranet site to complete the online registration. This site can only be accessed through a NHS Wales computer.
About Champions for Health
You can find out more about Champions for Health by downloading the campaign brochure [PDF, 821kb].
Champions for Health Driver Diagram illustrates the drivers and interventions in each area.
For further information, email ChampionsforHealth@wales.nhs.uk or call Chris Orr on (029) 2082 7639.
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Get the latest news on Champions for Health and if you’ve signed up, join the conversation with others who are taking part. Don’t forget to use the Champions for Health hash tag #C4H
Champions for Health is being launched on Wednesday 15 August at the Sport Wales National Centre, Cardiff.
The following media materials have been issued:
- Media Release [129kb, .doc]
- Case Studies of NHS Wales staff who are taking part [29kb, .doc]
Photo and interview opportunities are available.
For all media enquiries, please contact Alison Watkins on 07854 386054 or email email@example.com
Champions for Health is led by the Directors of Public Health in Wales and is supported by Public Health Wales and the 1000 Lives Plus national programme.