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Municipal Physical Activity

MPAL is Municipal Physical Activity Leader

Throughout Nova Scotia there are MPALs and MKPALs (Mi'kmaq Physical Activity Leader) working within communities to help raise the levels of physical activity. Each municipal unit takes a different approach and you will hear different job titles such as "Physical Activity Coordinator" or "Active Living Coordinator" but all are working towards the same ultimate goal.

The MPALs for the Municipality of Barrington and Town of Clark’s Harbour are Lana Townsend and Samantha Goreham

The Municipality of Barrington and the Town of Clark’s Harbour have developed a Physical Activity Strategic Plan in partnership with the Department of Health and Wellness, the plan is specifically targeted to the area and reflects the culture of the area.

The strategic plan caters to the entire population of the Municipality of Barrington and the Town of Clark’s Harbour. It will be implemented in stages over the next five years.

The 2012-2017 plan is now complete.

Read the 2012-2017 plan!

 

Lana Townsend

Office Phone: 902-637-2760
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Samantha Goreham

Office Phone: 902-637-2903
Cell: 902-319-0376
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