Health and Wellbeing
Quality of environment affects quality of life. People who have access to green space are not only physically healthier than those who don’t - they also experience better mental health, and feel safer and more connected to their local community.
Highland Councils ‘Your Choice to Healthy Living’ initiative provides a framework for all agencies and stakeholders to work together to improve health and advance communities wellbeing. Organisations helping to deliver health and wellbeing through environmental and sustainable activity include::