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    Active After-school Communities

    Active After-school Communities

    The Active After-school Communities program is a national initiative that provides primary school-aged children with access to free, sport and other structured physical activity programs in the after-school time slot of 3.00pm to 5.30pm.

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    Act Belong Commit

    Act Belong Commit

    Keeping mentally healthy is just as important as staying physically healthy and it’s as easy as A-B-C: Act-Belong-Commit.

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    European Cyclists' Federation

    European Cyclists' Federation

    The European Cyclists' Federation stands for promoting and encouraging cycling throughout Europe and abroad, cycling policy at European level, cycle tourism as a sustainable economic factor Environment-friendly mobility, cycling as a health factor, cycling as part of intermobility and safety for vulnerable road users.

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    National Physical Activity Plan (US)

    National Physical Activity Plan (US)

    The Plan is a comprehensive set of policies, programs, and initiatives that aim to increase physical activity in all segments of the American population. The Plan is the product of a private-public sector collaborative. Hundreds of organisations are working together to change our communities in ways that will enable every American to be sufficiently physically active.

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    Public Health Agency of Canada

    Public Health Agency of Canada

    With dramatically rising rates of overweight and obesity, “healthy living” needs to become a way of life for more Canadians. Making healthy food choices, staying physically active and maintaining a healthy weight are essential to good health, and key areas of focus for the Public Health Agency of Canada.

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    Sport England

    Sport England

    Sport England is the government agency responsible for building the foundations of sporting success, by creating a world-leading community sport environment of clubs, coaches, facilities and volunteers.

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    Alberta Centre for Active Living

    Alberta Centre for Active Living

    The Alberta Centre for Active Living is an advocate of physical activity and a primary source of research and education on physical activity for practitioners, organisations and decision-makers. The Centre's mandate is to improve the health and quality of life for all people through physical activity. The website also links to a wide range of resources from other organisations on many aspects of physical activity, including workplace, children and youth, older adults and preventing chronic diseases

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    SPARC: Sport and Recreation New Zealand

    SPARC: Sport and Recreation New Zealand

    SPARC is dedicated to getting New Zealanders enjoying and excelling through sport and recreation. SPARC focuses on providing opportunities for New Zealanders to participate in recreation every day and getting more New Zealanders winning on the world stage. SPARC's priority areas are Young New Zealanders (0-18 years), Grassroots Sport, Recreation, Partner Capability and High Performance.

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    Walk WA: A Walking Strategy for Western Australia 2007-2020

    Walk WA: A Walking Strategy for Western Australia 2007-2020

    The Walk WA Walking Strategy was developed by the Physical Activity Taskforce to assist the community and all organisations and agencies involved in walking throughout Western Australia.

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    Year published: 2007
    Submission - Draft Pilbara Planning and Infrastructure Framework (May 2011)

    Submission - Draft Pilbara Planning and Infrastructure Framework (May 2011)

    In this submission the Taskforce outlines it's support for the intent to provide a strategic planning profile and direction for the Pilbara region and provides a number of comments for consideration by the Pilbara Regional Planning Committee and the Western Australian Planning Commission.

    Submission - RDA Perth Draft Regional Plan (May 2011)

    Submission - RDA Perth Draft Regional Plan (May 2011)

    The Taskforce's Built Environment Advisory Committee has reviewed the RDA Perth Draft Regional Plan and provided a number of comments for consideration by the Perth Committee of Regional Development Australia.

    eNewsletter - May 2011

    eNewsletter - May 2011

    ARTICLES: Active Transport; Physical Activity Grants and Funding Matrix; $14 million for Local Community Campaigns; Child Physical Activity and Nutrition - WA vs the National Findings; Cost-effectiveness Implications of GP Intervention - Evidence from Perth; Walk Safely to School Day; Cyclist Safety; Swap it, Don't Stop it! Campaign; FREE Find Thirty® Workplace Kits; Age-Friendly City Consultation; and, Spotlight on Jo Clarkson, Healthway.

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    Year published: 2011
    Top Trails WA

    Top Trails WA

    West Australians nominated their top 50 trails – the ones which they felt had the ‘wow’ factor and showed WA at its best. On the Top Trails website you’ll find an overview for each of the trails – along with links to other websites for further information about the national park or region they are located in.

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    City of Stirling: It's Your Choice - Handy Guide

    City of Stirling: It's Your Choice - Handy Guide

    Created by the City of Stirling the guide encourages residents to get off the couch and enjoy the wonderful surroundings the City has to offer while living a healthy and active life.

    Government Policy and Programs

    Government Policy and Programs

    Government policy and programs are essential in supporting improved and increased opportunities for physical activity in Western Australia.

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    Communications, Advocacy and Publications

    Communications, Advocacy and Publications

    There are a number of communication and advocacy publications available in relation to improving and increasing opportunities for physical activity.

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    Research and Evaluation

    Research and Evaluation

    There is a significant amount of evidence to support the benefits of physical activity and the importance of improving and increasing opportunities for all Western Australians to be more active.

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    Accessibility

    Accessibility

    The 'accessibility' key subject area encompasses resources relating to a range of things - from inclusion and barriers to physical activity through to resources in relation to infrastructural access issues and the built environment.

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    Physical Activity, Sport and Recreation

    Physical Activity, Sport and Recreation

    Physical activity, sport and recreation makes an important contribution to the health and wellbeing of individuals and groups in Western Australia. There are a number of physical activity, sport and recreation resources available in the form of guidelines, programs, policies and plans.

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    Health and Wellbeing

    Health and Wellbeing

    There are a huge range of resources available, including case studies, research and publications, in relation to health and wellness.

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    Active Transport

    Active Transport

    Active transport is the most practical and sustainable way to increase physical activity levels, helping Western Australian’s to achieve the recommended 30 minutes of physical activity per day.

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    Physical Activity Settings

    Physical Activity Settings

    There are certain settings, such as schools and the workplace, which present particularly good opportunities for initiatives aimed at increasing levels of physical activity.

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    Population Groups

    Population Groups

    There are a number of physical activity resources and information that relates to specific demographic groups.

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    Built Environment, Infrastructure and Planning

    Built Environment, Infrastructure and Planning

    There is an accumulating body of evidence which demonstrates the linkages between the design of the built environment and its impact on physical activity, wellbeing and overall health.

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    Resources by Key Subject Area

    Resources by Key Subject Area

    Rather than accessing resources based on their 'resource type' (eg: case studies, publications etc), search the physical activity resources portal by key subject area.

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