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Dr. Mike Evans' Advice for Promoting Physical Activity

Dr. Mike Evans was the keynote speaker for the final session of the Summit – you remember his 23½... Read More

Call to Action Round Up

Is today the day we recommit ourselves to the purpose, the passion, against all odds? Delegates... Read More

How considering parental, peer, and self-perception can combat obesity

On the last morning of the Global Summit, research presentations turned to questions of how... Read More

Success Stories


How can you make a healthy lifestyle easy, playful and fun for kids? Why... Read More

Forest and the Femme- Outdoor Recreation Program for Marginalized Women

Forest and the Femme (FATF) is a non-profit outdoor recreation program... Read More

National Youth Week Calender of Events for Peterborough Ontario

A week long celebration in Peterborough Ontario.There are so many exciting... Read More

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Latest News

Skate Parks Save Lives: Culture Benefits and Ollies for Native Youth

Added on Jul 31, 2015
This article notes the benefits of the US-based Stronghold Society’s campaigns to create and sustain skate parks accessible to youth living...

Nunavut parks group aims to expand day camp program

Added on Jul 30, 2015
The "Get Happy Summer Day Camp", a pilot project set up by the Recreation and Parks Association of Nunavut in partnership with local...

Thunder Bay waterfront draft plan focuses on 'active recreation'

Added on Jul 29, 2015
The consultants for Thunder Bay's draft master plan for the waterfront south of Pearl Street say they're delivering on what they heard...


The Doable City Reader

A new resource that inspires, educates and empowers civic leaders across...

Designed to Move: Active Cities

The purpose of this report is "to provde a blueprint for creating active...

Trailblazers: Promoting Outdoor Play After School

Trailblazers is an outdoors after school program offered by the...

Upcoming Events

8th Annual OSHF Conference: Expanding Your Physical Activity Toolkit - Vaughn ON

Nov 14, 2015
The Ontario Society for Health and Fitness (OSHF)'s 2015 event presents a...

Beyond the Break: Cancer, Exercise and Bone Health - Parts 1/2 - Webinars

Aug 21, 2015
Webinars: 1 hour Osteoporosis Canada and Women’s College...