The ACTive initiative helps to increase physical activity and sport opportunities for Canadian girls and women. The site provides information on resources, funding and program development.
Active for Life
Active for Life helps you learn about the importance of physical literacy.
Active Healthy Kids
Active Healthy Kids Canada is a charitable organization that provides articles, fact sheets, and other various tips and ideas for raising active, healthy children. Active Healthy Kids Canada releases a Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth annually.
This not for profit organization offers many development winter programs directed towards children and youth grades 3-12 from October to April. These programs teach children the basics of badminton and get the body moving with fun games and coaching.
This site contains tools for understanding physical activity and how it relates to children and youth as well as teaching and implementing physical activity for children and youth.
Eat Well, Play Well
This site provides information and resources to help provide an environment that fosters healthy eating and active living in school age children and youth.
This site contains physical activity information for parents and teachers.
Live Outside the Box
This website contains useful information for kids, parents, teachers and coaches to get information on being active.
On the Move
On the Move is a national initiative designed to increase opportunities for inactive girls and young women (ages 9-18) to participate and lead in sport and physical activity.
Pause to Play
Pause to Play is a website for youth who want to be active.
Physical and Health Education Canada (formerly CAHPERD)
Physical and Health Education Canada (PHE) is a national organization whose primary concern is to influence the healthy development of children and youth by advocating for quality, school-based physical and health education.
PlaySport has a listing of children's games. You can also submit your own games and activities to be added to their list.
Shake Rattle and Roll
Shake, Rattle and Roll is a physical activity program for toddlers, aged 2 - 4, and their parents. The program has been developed as a Manual and Teaching Guide.
Tools of Change
This website offers tools, case studies, and a planning guide to help people take action and adopt habits that promote health and/or are more environmentally-friendly. It will also help you include in your programs the best practices of many other programs - practices that have already been successful in changing people's behavior.
Wiggle, Giggle & Munch
Wiggle, Giggle & Munch: a time for parents and children to have fun together through active play, games, action songs and enjoy a healthy snack. Wiggle, Giggle & Munch program leader handbooks are also available. Program leader training is also being offered several times a year.