Research and ReportsPhysical Activity

Brain Health

Position Statement on Active Outdoor Play

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    This position statement was informed by the best available evidence, interpreted by a group of Canadian experts representing 14 organizations, and reviewed and edited by more than 1,600 stakeholders.

Active Outdoor Play Statement from the Council of Chief Medical Officers of Health

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    The Council of Chief Medical Officers of Health (CCMOH) Statement supports and endorses the Position Statement on Active Play developed by a coalition of organizations in 2015.

ParticipACTION Report Card


University of Manitoba: Health, Leisure and Human Performance Research Institute

  • Housed within the Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management at the University of Manitoba, the institute conducts research on topics related to health, leisure and human performance.

Canadian Fitness and Lifestyle Research Institute

  • A national research organization that monitors the physical activity levels of Canadians and shares knowledge related to active lifestyles.

Canadian Community Health Survey

Canadian Health Measures Survey

Manitoba Youth Health Survey