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"The Active Circle is a family, I feel like I'm part of something. I feel really supported in the work that I do."

Evan Chamakese, Pelican Lake First Nation

The Active Circle’s programs database aims to provide information about physical activity initiatives in Canada and to inspire leaders who want to start a program in their community.

The City of Toronto, in partnership with Coaches Association of Ontario and MLSE Foundation, will be offering National Coaching Certification Program training throughout 2015, starting in January. The Fundamental Movement Skills workshop and 27 sport-specific training sessions will be available at community recreation centres and other facilities. Best of all, these sessions will be FREE for Toronto residents.

See the attached information brochure for more details about the program or visit

Let's Get Coaching! is part of Toronto's Host City Showcase Program. This Council-approved program designed to ensure a legacy of long-term community benefits and enhance the experience of the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games for residents and visitors. Visit to learn more about the Host City Showcase Program.

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PISE (Pacific Institute for Sport Excellence) is excited to announce that, in partnership with the Canucks Autism Network (CAN), a pilot physical literacy program will be launched this month to teach fundamental movement skills to children with autism. This unique program – open to ages 4 – 11 – will run on Saturdays from November 22 – December 20 at Royal Oak Middle School, 4564 West Saanich Road.

Does your Local Softball Association offer Tim Horton’s Learn to Play Program? Have you thought about introducing the Tim Horton’s Learn To Play Program into your local Association?

Organization Sponsor: Drum Artz Canada

Wilderness 180 is located in the South Chilcotin Mountains near Gold Bridge, British Colombia. Our Youth Development Program is designed to empower adventurous youth with interest in Nature, wilderness skills, leadership and independence.

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Women's Touch football is a fun and competitive sport that focuses on the passing component of football!

July 5 to 6, 2014 - Nak’azdli First Nation, BC

Active Circle Communities

Seine River First Nation and Fort Frances Friendship Centre, Ontario

With the support of GEN7 messenger Kent Brown, the community is planning activities for youth and young girls.

Katarokwi Native Friendship Center, Kingston, Ontario

The community is working with Gen7 Messenger Josh Sacobie around regular visits and events with the youth and the center.

Pelican Lake First Nation, Saskatchewan 

The community's youth council has been planning and implementing a number of activities including a girls only program, outdoor sports and leadership training.

Aboriginal Sports and Recreation Circle of Newfoundland and Labrador

The ASRCNL is working with CAAWS and Motivate Canada on the You Go Girls program in 7 communities.

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