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Phase 1 of Older Adult Standard complete

16 Feb, 2017
Phase 2 of the HIGH FIVE Older Adult project is underway! This project has been made possible with funding from the Ontario Trillium Foundation. Find out more about the expansion of the HIGH FIVE...

City of Mississauga is the Largest Municipality to Achieve HIGH FIVE Accreditation

24 May, 2017
On May 17, 2017 the City of Mississauga received its HIGH FIVE® Accreditation. HIGH FIVE's accredited designation serves as the benchmark for excellence in children's programs. This recognizes...

Update: Spring 2017

11 Apr, 2017
The Spring 2017 edition of HIGH FIVE Update features exciting news, resources and HIGH FIVE products. Upcoming projects are also included, showcasing how HIGH FIVE is keeping ahead of the curve of...

HIGH FIVE Receives Prestigious CPRA Partnership Award

29 Mar, 2017
Canadian Parks and Recreation Association (CPRA) has awarded HIGH FIVE® as the recipient of the 2016 CPRA Partnership award. This announcement was made Thursday, March 30th at the 2017 Parks and...

HIGH FIVE Training now recognized by the Coaching Association of Canada as Professional Development

21 Mar, 2017
HIGH FIVE and the Coaching Association of Canada (CAC), have joined to announce that HIGH FIVE training is being recognized as professional development (PD) within the National Coaching Certification...

Breaking Down Barriers to Participation in SK

23 Jan, 2017
Young community leaders in La Loche, SK, became HIGH FIVE certified as part of a 3 day camp program, in an effort to build recreation capacity and break down barriers to participation. HIGH FIVE...

New Report: HIGH FIVE Impact

17 Nov, 2016
HIGH FIVE has released a new study in celebration of National Child Day and 15 years of positive experiences for kids! The HIGH FIVE Impact Summary Report highlights the benefits of the HIGH FIVE...

Update: Fall 2016

19 Sep, 2016
Everything you need to know about exciting HIGH FIVE news, resources and products. In this issue: 15 Years of HIGH FIVE: The celebration continues! Save 15% off all items on the online shop! Use...

Focus Groups Underway for Older Adult Expansion

14 Sep, 2016
HIGH FIVE has received funding from the Ontario Trillium Foundation to develop a Quality Assurance Framework for Older Adult recreation.  This 3-year project will build on the current HIGH FIVE...

Summer Camp staff 'Get Happy' in Nunavut

12 Sep, 2016
“You have the ability to change a life this summer. How are you going to do it?”- Dawn Currie, Executive Director, Recreation and Parks Association of Nunavut (RPAN) Now in its second year, Get Happy...

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