Active Living Alliance for Canadians with a Disability The Active Living Alliance for Canadians with a Disability (ALACD) promotes, supports and enables Canadians with disabilities to lead active, healthy lives. We provide nationally coordinated leadership, support, encouragement, promotion and information that facilitates healthy, active living opportunities for Canadians of all abilities across all settings and environments.
Parent Guide – Benefits of Physical Activity for Children with a Visual Impairment
The importance of being physically active – FACT: This is the first generation of children and youth in modern history who may inherit a lower life expectancy than their parents. In particular, this affects children who are visually impaired, as they consistently exhibited lower levels of fitness than their sighted peers. Attached is a one-page resource highlighting the benefits of physical activity for children with a visual impairment.
Benefits of Physical Activity for Children
Get Active! An Adult Guide to Physical Activity and Recreation
Accessible document to encourage increased physical activity in adults with a visual impairment
Aboriginal Long–Term Participant Development Pathway 1.1
This document presents a roadmap for developing sport and physical activity among Indigenous peoples. The Aboriginal Long-Term Participant Development Pathway is a reference for those who work with Indigenous participants in sport and recreation. Visit the Sport for Life website to download the document.