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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...

Lucy tries new sports with HIGH FIVE

27 Jul, 2016
A little while ago, we introduced our network to a very special series of kids book called Lucy Tries Sports, in which a young girl enjoys trying new sports and experiencing the HIGH FIVE 5...

City of Hamilton achieves the highest standard of excellence

12 Jul, 2016
On June 16, 2016, the City of Hamilton received the designation of HIGH FIVE Accredited Organization. Over 2 years, they undertook a rigorous series of evaluations and best practices to ensure they...

PSP Petawawa Community Recreation earns prestigious designation of HIGH FIVE Accreditation

10 Jun, 2016
On June 5, 2016, PSP Petawawa Community Recreation received the official stamp of becoming a HIGH FIVE Accredited Organization. Through their commitment and dedication to enhancing the quality of...

Boys and Girls Club of Kingston take their programs to new heights!

29 Apr, 2016
On April 22, 2016, The Boys and Girls Club of Kingston celebrated their HIGH FIVE Accreditation. After two years of hard work and commitment, they can say with confidence that they are meeting the...

HIGH FIVE 15th Anniversary in National Newsletter

13 Apr, 2016
HIGH FIVE's 15th Anniversary appears as a story in this recently released newsletter from CPRA (Canadian Parks and Recreation Association). The newsletter goes out to parks and recreation...

Update: Spring 2016

5 Apr, 2016
Everything you need to know to get up to date on exciting news, resources and products. Included this edition: 15 Years of HIGH FIVE. 2 Incredible Milestones! New in the HIGH FIVE store: Sunglasses...

Youth in Kingston Ontario spend a special March Break with HIGH FIVE

22 Mar, 2016
"We [both] had experience working with children prior, but I think having this experience [is helpful]...The HIGH FIVE training was really interesting. I took a lot from it." Boys and Girls Club of...

Campaign Launch: HIGH FIVE Loves Lucy!

9 Feb, 2016
Lucy loves being active and trying new sports. HIGH FIVE loves using the 5 Principles of healthy child development to create positive experiences for kids in sports. What a perfect team! Now, it’s...

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