The Sport for Life Society is recognized as the global experts on the Canadian Sport for Life Movement, Long-Term Athlete Development, and physical literacy development.
If you're looking for programs, partnerships, projects, best practices, research, leading-edge innovations, and opportunities within the physical literacy movement, check out this branch site of S4L dedicated entirely to Physical Literacy.
Active for Life is a Canadian not-for-profit social enterprise founded by B2ten. We are a national initiative created to help parents give their children the right start in life through the development of physical literacy.
AFL is committed to equipping professionals who work with children with the tools and resources they need to provide high quality PL programming including lesson plan builder, role model program, online magazine, social media,
The Alberta Be Fit For Life Network works in collaboration to provide services, education and resources to encourage self-responsibility in Albertans to be physically active.
Ever Active Schools (EAS) is a provincial initiative designed to assist school communities in addressing and creating healthy school communities. EAS contributes to the healthy development of children and youth by fostering social and physical environments that support improving the health and learning outcomes of students in Alberta.
The NCCP is comprised of three coaching streams: NCCP Community Sport, NCCP Competition, and NCCP Instruction. Each stream provides a rewarding sport experience for coach and participant(s) alike by ensuring the ideal alignment of each other's skills, motivations, and objectives. Within each NCCP Coaching stream are NCCP Coaching contexts, which align coaching activities with specific types of participants and the stage of their respective development. Coaches can read about Long-term Development to better understand the stages of participant development and the types of activity relevant to each.
MRA partner SPORT NORTH is the NWT authorized provider for NCCP FMS workshops.
MRA partner NWTRPA is the NWT authorized provider for HIGH FIVE training.
Other Physical Literacy Resources
Recreation leaders, educators, caregivers, camp leaders, after-school program leaders, and community leaders who are looking for additional resources may want to consult the following web sites and external links. These websites and organizations also provide excellent activities, lesson plans, and guidance on delivering physical literacy in your community.