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Recreation

Finding affordable recreation activities in Hastings and Prince Edward counties isn't always easy, especially for people on a fixed income. Creating more programs and facilities that are affordable and leave money for fixed expenses will make it easier for people to be active. 

Key Facts

More affordable recreation:

  • Gives everyone the opportunity to be more active.
  • Helps prevent and manage chronic disease by providing opportunities to be physically active.
  • Improves mental health by helping people to meet others and build social networks.

 

 

Fact Sheet – Affordable Recreation Matters for Health

Visit the Community Assessments page to learn more about the level of support for municipal recreation policy in your municipality. 

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