With assistance of the Directorate General for Welfare of the Lombardy Region in Italy, the Centre for Active Living is pleased to provide the Physical Activity for Decision-makers infographic in Italian. CAL developed this fact sheet to support decision-makers with ways to integrate physical activity in their communities through educational and policy opportunities.
Children spend a lot of time with their friends at school, in the neighbourhood, and during organized activities. As a result, friends may influence the behaviour and choices of one another. This WellSpring highlights a study undertaken in elementary schools within Edmonton and Fort McMurray, Alberta that aimed to understand how friendships may influence the physical activity participation of children. Authors: Jodie Stearns, John C Spence. (WellSpring | February 2019, Volume 30, Number 02)
Feb 22 (abstract deadline) | Edmonton & Calgary | by Centre for Active Living (CAL). Join us for this year's Physical Activity Forum: Bike 2019! This is a conference to explore and engage in a conversation about the research, policy, and practice around cycling as a mode of active transport. Our guest speaker is Dr. Jennifer Dill from Portland State University.