The NWT Recreation and Parks Association strives to increase public awareness of recreation and parks and to enhance the quality of life of residents in the NWT by promoting and supporting the development of recreation, parks services and leadership throughout the North.
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The NWTRPA believes that our communities offer great programs. We work with communities and partner organizations to support
community-sustained programs in the areas of:
• Active Living
• Outdoor Leadership
Recreation Leader Training
The NWTRPA provides training and education for recreation leaders. We aim to increase the skills, knowledge and connection of recreation leaders so that they can deliver successful recreation and parks programs.
The NWTRPA is an advocate for recreation and parks in the NWT. We make sure that the concerns of recreation leaders are heard by politicians and people working in government, and other organizations. We contribute to national awareness priorities through our alliance with:
• Canadian Parks and Recreation Association
• Canadian Recreation Facilities Council
• Canadian Trails Federation