Improving Access to Recreation in Your Community: Policies and Programs For Healthy Communities: Webinar Video
Video, 47 minutes. Ontario municipalities, community-based organizations, sports and cultural groups, public health and health promotion professionals are well-versed in the role of recreation in healthy communities. Still, many Ontarians experience barriers in accessing recreation in their community such as affordability, transportation and cultural factors. This pre-recorded webinar introduces a variety of tools and steps that can be used to create policies to enhance access to recreation in your community. The key questions that need to be considered as you create the framework for your Affordable Access Policy are discussed, as well as potential roadblocks to policy development and how to effectively address them. Success stories and promising practices from Ontario communities are also shared.