Community education and its effect on health outcomes

A new research report ‘More than just a Course (PDF)’ published on February 23, is the first ever national study on the outcomes of community education activities funded by the Department of Education and Skills.

The research found benefits of community education on health outcomes with 41% of those surveyed stating that they started to eat more fruit and vegetables and 46% stating that they started to exercise more, as a result of their community education experience. The research was commissioned by Aontas. 

 

Posted: 04/03/2011 15:02:30 by Christine Connolly


 

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