Income and Health: Opportunities to achieve health equity in Ontario

Income and Health shows how income is associated with health risks,...

Thriving Places: A Case Study Toolkit of Urban Parks and Open Spaces in the Greater Golden Horseshoe

With the intensification of many communities in the Greater Golden...

SunSense Program resources

The Canadian Cancer Society (Ontario Division), Evergreen...

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

Some Mississauga City Parks Getting Accessibility Makeover

Added on May 24, 2016
The City of Mississauga recently announced that $50,000 in federal grant money awarded by Service Canada's Enabling Accessibility Fund (EAF...

City of Calgary developing 'natural playgrounds' to encourage self-directed outdoor play

Added on May 24, 2016
Two Calgary parks will soon be getting makeovers, and instead of traditional equipment such as swings, slides and monkey bars, the...

Alberta Recreation and Parks Association award nominations now open - deadline June 30

Added on May 20, 2016
Do you have a friend, co-worker, or local volunteer who gives generously of their time, but hasn't received a formal thank you? ...

Upcoming Events

Tiered Exercise Program (TEP-Facilitator) - Ottawa ON

Jun 01, 2016
The Tiered Exercise Program, developed by the Canadian Centre for...

HIGH FIVE Sport Workshop - Regina and Saskatoon SK

Jun 11, 2016
This workshop is designed for the competitive coach in a club/organization...

Recent Blog Posts

Summit Photo Album

We have collected some photos from the Parks Summit for you to enjoy and share. Below is a sneak... Read More

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