Welcome to Prescription To Get Active
Most Canadians are not active enough in their day. Are you one of them?
Struggling to reach 30 minutes of activity on most days of the week?
Looking for a free "how to get active" guide?
Looking for no cost or low cost access to recreation programs and resources in your community?
Then the Prescription To Get Active program is perfect for you.
An integrated partnership between primary care and recreation to promote the importance of regular physical activity.
To utilize physical activity prescriptions to promote participation in physical activity in the community and within recreation facilities.
In Alberta, several Primary Care organizations have partnered with local municipal recreation facilities in a unique venture where local family physicians and their health care teams prescribe physical activity to patients who would benefit from increased activity.
The Prescription To Get Active program is also expanding to provinces outside of Alberta. Check back soon to learn more about this expansion.
So many ways to make your move!
Find out where and how you can become active.
Find a Facility
Wondering which facilities are involved with Prescription To Get Active? Find out here.
Find out which PCN is participating in the Prescription to Get Active program.