Research to Action Conference 2010
Reserve your spot for The Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging (CCAA) Research to Action: Activity and Aging Continuing Education Conference June 18-19. The conference is not limited to CCAA-trained individuals; it is open to anyone with an interest in the field of physical activity and aging. The two-day event will be held at London Hall at Western.
Registration deadline is June 16 and cost is $150 for one day, and $200 for two days. All conference registration fees include 5% GST.
Read the complete Western News article
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The Public Health Agency of Canada supports the CCAA's efforts to help Canadians with diabetes live active lives.
Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging (CCAA) Program Director Clara Fitzgerald received continued funding from the Public Health Agency of Canada – Canadian Diabetes Strategy, Community Based Program to deliver a community-based exercise and education intervention to clients of Diabetes Education Centres across Canada.
View the complete funding announcement
Participant Profile: Physical Activity, Now or Never
Donna Gough never dreamed that organized physical activity would become such an important part of her life. Since joining the CCAA in 2009, Gough has adopted a more physically active lifestyle and is a shining example of the benefits of healthy living at any age.
Read the full participant feature
NEW! CCAA Newsletter Readership Contest
The Canadian Centre for Activity and Aging would like to better address the needs of those who receive our publications. If you have received our June enewsletter and read it send us an email and tell us what you think. The first person to respond to this mailing will receive 75% off the upcoming Research to Action Conference registration. The second response will receive a 50% discount and the third will receive a 25% discount. Check our website over the next couple of days to see who the lucky winners are!
Find out who the lucky winners are! (It may take a couple of days for the winners' names to be posted)