Violence and Aggression in Sport

Resources relating to dealing with violence and aggression in sport.

Acting Out: Understanding and Reducing Aggressive Behaviour in Children and Youth

Aggression among young people is an important social issue. Fortunately, early intervention and treatment can significantly reduce the risk...

Assessing Peer Conflict and Agressive Behaviors: A Guide for Out-of-School Time Practitioners

Peer relations during middle childhood and adolescence are an important part of children’s social and emotional development. Children and...

Behaviour Management - Zero Tolerance Policy

Provides the municipality's stance on behaviour management and includes a facility rental code of ethics.

Keep Sport Healthy, Safe and Fun - Sask Sport

Keep Sport Healthy, Safe and Fun is a campaign of educational and promotional materials, such as ad mats, posters, brochures, informational...

Making All Recreation Safe (MARS) Toolkit

The Making All Recreation Safe™ Awareness to Action initiative helps Canadian communities implement abuse and harrassment prevention...

Occupational Health and Safety Act: Plain Language Audit Tool for Ontario

The Act outlines the rights and duties of all parties in the workplace regarding health and safety concerns. Its overall purpose is to...

Press Release May 2008: Federal-Provincial-Territorial Governments to Boost Aboriginal Participation in Sport, Set Physical Activity Targets for Children and Youth, and Encourage Action to Reduce Violence in Sport

Ministers received an update on current levels of physical activity among children, youth and adults in Canada and set Canada's first-ever...

Prince Edward Island Sport Strategy, Final Report

Looks at issues, trends, and initiatives, both external to and within the province that require management, such as the need to provide...

Protecting BC's Children: SportSafe Parent Contract

Some parents get too caught up in the excitement of the action. They forget the sport or recreation activity is for their child's benefit,...

Recommendations for Communities: Developed Through the National Summit on Raising Community Standards in Children's Sports

This document presents recommendations for addressing violence and aggression in sports by focusing on actions that can be taken by...

Sample Anti-Violence Policy for Recreation Facilities

A sample policy which helps to establish a culture where violence and anti-social behaviour is not acceptable.

SportSafe: Various resources

Various resources designed to address safety issues such as harassment and abuse, violence, and sport and recreation injuries. Includes...

Teaching Respect

Everyone wants athletes to respect their opponents, officials, and the game itself. Making that happen means training your coaches on how...

Trousse de mobilisation communautaire «Les loisirs en toute sécuritéMC

L’initiative « Les loisirs en toute sécuritéMC – Sensibilisation à l’action » aide les communautés canadiennes à mettre en œuvre des...

YOUTHFIRST: A Parent Orientation Program for Youth Sports

This article describes a parent orientation program designed to inform parents about the behavior that is expected of them when their...
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