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Democracy for Health

"Research demonstrates that there are tangible mental and physical health benefits associated with participation in democratic discourse and processes, including voting. The Canadian Index of Wellbeing now identifies Democratic Engagement as a core indicator of health and wellbeing, and defines Democratic Engagement as 'the state of being involved in advancing democracy through political institutions, organizations and activities.'"

Head over to the poll 

to have your say.

The Canadian Association of Community Health Centres and Samara Canada have teamed up to find out how Canadians feel about the state of Canadian democratic engagement. 

Head over to the poll to have your say.

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