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National Centre on Physical Activity and Disability (NCPAD)

ncpadWebsite is an Information center concerned with physical activity and disability. Articles, resources and links are available according to disability and physical activity. Information includes yoga for children and youth with disabilities , video clips of exercise programs for people with intellectual disabilities, a virtual tour of an accessible fitness centre,

accessible playground design, monthly newsletter, product updates and much more!.

Of special interest: 4 sports programs for persons with disabilities across Canada are listed here: www.ncpad.org/programs/index.php?country=Canada

Resource Details:
Topic Area: Community: recreation and leisure
Type: Website
Source/Organization: University of Illinois, funded with a grant from Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Geographic Focus: US based
Language: English only
Purpose: To provide information and resources that can enable people with disabilities to become as physically active as they choose to be. NCPAD is an American organization.
Date reviewed: January 2013
Website: http://www.ncpad.org