Blog Archives

  • About PARC

    Wednesday, July 20, 2016

    Hi, I’m PARC! Hi, it’s nice to meet you. Or re-meet you if you’ve been visiting our website and using PARC resources for a while now. We were really excited to launch this blog last month and felt that this was a great opportunity to re-introduce PARC! PARC has been around since 2003, we are the Centre of Excellence for physical activity promotion...

  • The 2016 ParticipACTION Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth

    Wednesday, July 13, 2016

    PARC Speaker Series Recap On June 28th, ParticipACTION partnered with PARC to deliver a webinar on the key findings from the 2016 report card. The ParticipACTION Report Card on Physical Activity for Children and Youth is the most comprehensive assessment of child and youth physical activity in Canada. This year marks the twelfth year of the Report...

  • Energizer: Family Vacation

    Wednesday, July 6, 2016

    Ah … The Family Vacation. A different take on the 3 Rs: Relax, Reconnect, Rejuvenate. Oh, except maybe not the relax part. Travel, especially with young kids, can involve long, crowded and confining conditions, impacting their ability to move around. Oh, and maybe not the rejuvenate part. Because all that crowding and confining that limits...