Action for Healthy Communities – After school Soccer Program for Newcomer Girls in Edmonton

Action for Health Communities is a dynamic, community-based agency that serves people of all ages and backgrounds, including families, children, youth, adults and seniors. They are proud to serve and build community connections with: Newcomers to Alberta and Canada, including immigrants, refugees, permanent residents and others Ethno-cultural groups and organizations Individuals and families from a… View Article

iskwêwak Circle Project at maskêkosak kiskinomâtowikamik

The iskwêwak circle was designed for young women at MK school on Enoch Cree Nation from Grade 10-12. This alternative PE 10 program focused on student voice, leadership opportunities through a variety of physical activities, meeting Indigenous leaders in the community, and connecting with Elders. This project was supported by Sport Canada in partnership with... View Article

Learn to Twirl

This Learn to Twirl program was hosted in north west Edmonton by the Alberta Baton Twirling Association in 2021-2022 to reduce financial barriers to participation for girls ages 5-14. The program was free and offered opportunities for the participants to attend performances, clinics and parades in their area. In addition, some participants were being home… View Article

Girls on the Move Medicine Hat

With the help of the InMotion Network, Ever Active Schools & Be Fit For Life, a partnership with FAME (Females in Action Moving & Empowering) and the City of Medicine Hat we were able to offer the Girls on the Move Program to twenty girls aged seven and up completely free which completely removed the… View Article