Sport in the park: a school health team use a summer park event to promote physical activity in the community.



It is for this reason that as professionals we must continue to prioritise health promotion work to improve the profile of our service and to improve child health choices. With nursery nurses, staff nurses, specialist community public health nurses and team leaders engaging and working together in the planning and staffing of the event, they were able to ensure its success.

School health has not had significant coverage in the planned NHS changes. This event allowed the team to have 886 recorded contacts with the children and families a