5.03 Produces leaders
The Clare Recreation Department offers a monthly calendar of physical activities for youth, such as swimming and skating. Activities take place on Mondays from 3:15 - 4:15 p.m. A leader is hired one day per week in each elementary school to offer physical activity programming for students in grades 4 to 6 from 2:15 to 5:00 p.m.
Students at Cornwall Collegiate and Vocational School (CCVS) got into the Olympic spirit February 13 as the school hosted a qualifier for the Ontario Special Olympics Four Corners Provincial Championships in bocce ball.The event was hosted by CCVS to give special needs students at the school the chance to enjoy an athletic tradition they had experienced at the former Kinsmen Vincent Massey School.The tournament also fit in with the board’s philosophy of inclusive educational
Boys and Girls Club of London is launching Youth ABCs (Ability to Bring Change!) to help local youth develop knowledge, leadership skills and inspiration to make positive changes in their lives. Youth ABCs includes education on the benefits of physical activity and healthy eating and is designed to encourage youth to be more actively, positively engaged in their Club, neighbourhood and community.
"6 years ago, the city gave us a piece of abandoned land in the middle of our community that was full of garbage and weeds. What used to be weeds is now full of herbs and vegetables, all organic, that we use for our dressings. People used to look at us like we are gang people and going nowhere.
At Field Trip Factory, we are passionate about what experiental learning programs bring to education. They are a simple solution to a number of challenges: Knowledge Retention. Student Engagement. Understanding of How Things Work. Personal Connections. Thriving Communities.
This program, provided in partnership with the Regina Treaty Status Indian Services Inc., provides Aboriginal youth with the training, skills and knowledge to become a certified lifeguard. Applicants must be of Aboriginal ancestry and 16 years of age by the completion of the 8-month program. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.
The pilot phase for the UAS in the Vancouver region occurred between April 1, 2003 and March 31, 2007. During this time, the Greater Vancouver Urban Aboriginal Strategy (GVUAS) Steering Committee, composed of equal representation of government and urban Aboriginal community members, was guided by the committee’s annual strategic plan which focused on four key areas: Youth, Health, Homelessness and Housing, and Arts and Culture.
B2ten is a privately funded, CRA registered, charitable organization operating as a Registered Canadian Amateur Athletic Association
B2ten contributes to amateur sport and the greater good of society by:
· Providing training and preparation related services to elite amateur athletes.
· Investing in the development of Canada's coaches and service providers.
· Developing a legacy of enhanced sport, play and well-being.
The Alberta's Future Leaders Program (AFL) is a community and youth development program that uses sports, recreation, arts and leadership activities to provide First Nations and Métis youth with active, positive alternatives to unhealthy lifestyles. Entering into a 3 year partnership with the AFL program, partner communities host two trained Youth Mentors who run youth-focused activities and trips from May to August for 3 consecutive years. We work in five different ways: 1.
ACTIVATE is a national youth leadership program that aims to inspire and support the youth-led development and delivery of sport and active recreational programs in communities across Canada, while facilitating youth engagement and leadership in the process.
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