Tonga Health Promotion Foundation is appointed by the Government of Tonga and supported by Australian Aid.

Contact us:

Ph: +676 25721

Fax: +676 25865

Email: info@tongahealth.org.to





​Find us: 

Vaoila Hospital, Taufa'ahau Rd, Tofoa,

Private Bag 26, Nuku'alofa, Tonga (see map)

Copyright Tonga Health Promotion Foundation.

PHYSICAL
ACTIVITY
Healthy villages & Workplaces

     TongaHealth sponsors three Community Champions (and five assistants) to deliver regular fitness classes within villages. Over 550 individuals from churches, workplaces and villages participated in these classes in 2012. Grants and sponsorship TongaHealth provided over 61 grants and sponsorships within villages, churches, schools and workplaces to purchase their own sports equipment for physical activity events.

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Men and women participate an aerobics class facilitated by TongaHealth Community Champion's Ma'afu Palu, Rodney Havea and Paula Mafi. 55,779 individuals have been reached through TongaHealth's physical activity sponsorship program.


 

 

 

Aerobics Instructor Training Workshop

     TongaHealth funds 7-day intensive Aerobics Instructor Training Workshops to encourage individuals to deliver physical activity programs in their local communities. 32 individuals from Tongatapu and Vava’u graduated from the training program in early 2013, with more expected throughout the year.

 

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Siaosi Polovili conducts a week-long Aerobics Instructor Training Workshop with participants from Neiafu, Vava'u. The workshop aims to equip individuals across the Kingdom to organise and conduct physical activity events in their respective communities. 

 

 

 

Grants & Sponsorship

TongaHealth has provided over 61 grants and sponsorships within villages, churches, schools, and workplaces to purchase their own sports equipment for physical activity events. 

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Former TongaHealth Board Member, Ana Kavaefiafi, presents sporting equipment to residents of Havelu village, allowing them to organise their own sporting events in their community.