Departments

Current Initiatives and Projects

Regional Walking Strategy

  • Regional Walk and Roll Week May 6th-13th 2018 - Celebrating all forms of walking and reaching 150 mins of moderate physical activity weekly.  Click here to learn more
  • Nordic Walking training program. RDOS PLAY successfully trained 16 Nordic Walking Instructors! If you're interested in taking a Nordic Walking class or becoming a trained instructor please contact Ajeet at ajeetbrar09@gmail.com
  • Partnership with Similkameen Pharmacy walking program. Visit their facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/similkameenpharmacy/ for more information

First Nations Engagement Strategy

  • Building bridges between school districts and Indian Bands located around the Regional District
  • PLAY Boxes to promote easy access to physical activity will be handed out to schools on each Reserve in our area
  • ISPARC collaboration
  • OIB Health fair partnership

Child and Youth Engagement Strategy

  • FMS training for both coaches and youth interested in exploring a career in recreation or sport. Please contact Ajeet Brar @ ajeetbrar09@gmail.com for more information if you are interested in this FREE training session.
  • Try it Dayz - Introductory session to many different sports held in partnership with Pacific Sport Okanagan
  • Use of school facilities in the summer and after school hours

Older Adult Initiative

  • Mentorship programs - Older Adults can share their expertise in programs such as cooking/reading/gardening
  • Fitness after 55
  • Finding a way to reach and market to Older Adults
  • Walk and Talk for your life - UBC-O Med

Physical Activity Assessments

  • How do you PLAY in the Region!? RDOS PLAY has sent out a survey analyzing how residents PLAY in the region. Check back soon for the results!

Training and Leadership

Future
  • Nordic Walking Trainer and Participant Workshops - TBA
  • Appetite to Play - TBA
Past
  • Dance Play
  • Fundamental Movement Skills x2
  • High Five
  • Walk and Talk for your life

Please Contact our Regional Coordinator Ajeet Brar at ajeetbrar09@gmail.com or 778-931-0845 to learn more on how to register for these free workshops.

 

 
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