Beginner's Guide to Crowdfunding

Looks at what crowdfunding is and isn't, stages (development, live...

Fitting it in: How being new to Canada influences physical activity

This Wellspring article presents the findings from a study conducted by...

Risk management toolkit (New Zealand)

This toolkit guides organisations through a five-step process for managing...

Success Stories

Learn to Camp with Saskatchewan Parks

Are you interested in the idea of camping but don’t know where to start?... Read More


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 for... Read More

Parks for All: Canadian Parks Summit

Canmore, Alberta played host to Canada's first Parks Summit. On the summit portal you'll find the Parks for All discussion paper as well as commissioned papers on related topics, presenation slides from the summit, videos, photos and more. 

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Latest News

Recreational physical activities increase odds of academic success: Study

Added on May 4, 2016
A new study, conducted by researchers at North Carolina State University, looked at 20,000 students’ recreational activities during the...

Windsor bans smoking at parks, beaches and more

Added on May 4, 2016
Windsor Council recently decided to add a long list of smoke-free areas in the city including parks, beaches, trails, bus shelters, boat...

Nominate your community for Kraft Heinz $250K recreation facility facelift: Deadline June 12

Added on May 3, 2016
Kraft Heinz Project Play allows communities from coast-to-coast to enter a recreation project, whether it’s a whole new project or a...

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Move For Health Day 2016: World Health Organization / BC events, tools, and resources

May 10, 2016
Every year, around 10 May, Member States are encouraged to promote...

Fit Rendezvous 2016: Edmonton AB

May 27, 2016
The Provincial Fitness Unit and AFLCA proudly present Fit...

Recent Blog Posts

Canadian Parks Summit: Video Booth

The following playlists highlight videos that were shared with summit participants at the Parks For... Read More

Summit Recap Day 2: Connect and Conserve

Day Two of the parks conference saw delegates roll up their sleeves as they tackled the broader... Read More

Parks Summit Day 1: The purpose and the process

"Our parks have been a part of who we are - Our history, identity and pride" The first large-scale... Read More