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Healthy Living Projects in Prince Edward Island

Walk, Run, Hike, Bike

Organization

Recreation PEI

Website

Description

Walk, Run, Hike, Bike is a project of Recreation PEI, a not-for-profit association dedicated to promoting and coordinating recreation on Prince Edward Island. The project is designed to increase physical activity in the general population. In collaboration with provincial recreation organizations, Recreation PEI will create a series of "Learn To... " programs for walking, running, biking, hiking and healthy eating. Recreation PEI will host a series of 12 physical activity workshops in communities across the province, designed to inspire people of all ages to get active. Recreation PEI will also work with the Department of Health to create a resource that health professionals can use to prescribe physical activity to their patients. Recreation PEI will share project results through their annual report, newsletters, website and community meetings.