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Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

Working with government departments and organizations both inside and outside the health sector – including those that support the off-reserve Aboriginal population – PHAC contributes to research, policy development, program development, community-based capacity-building, public education, professional education, collaboration, and knowledge synthesis and exchange.

PHAC Atlantic administers a variety of federally-funded health promotion programs in New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island:


Infectious and Chronic Diseases

Population Health

Acadian and Francophone Communities