Population & Public Health

Physical Activity Promotion

The goal of the WRHA - Physical Activity Promotion team is to create communities where physical activity is a part of everyone’s daily life for health, well-being and enjoyment.  The Physical Activity Promotion team leads the Winnipeg in motion partnership. The partnership includes the University of Manitoba, City of Winnipeg, Winnipeg Regional Health Authority and the University of Winnipeg.

Contact Us

Winnipeg in motion
getactive@winnipeginmotion.ca

Links

In addition to the Winnipeg in motion website – we also have the Walk for Wellness Challenge website, a web-based tool created by WRHA- Physical Activity Promotion to promote physical activity and healthy eating in a workplace setting.

 

 

Fact Sheets

Physical Activity Guidelines

• 0-4 – Early Years
 5-11 – Children
(included here in the NEW 24 Hour Movement Guidelines)

• 12-17 – Youth (included here in the NEW 24 Hour Movement Guidelines)

• 18-64 – Adult

• 65+ – Older Adult

Sedentary Behaviour Guidelines

• 0-4 – Early Years

• 5-11 – Children (included here in the NEW 24 Hour Movement Guidelines)

• 12-17 – Youth (included here in the NEW 24 Hour Movement Guidelines)

 

For a more complete listing of relevant fact sheets, go to the Winnipeg in motion website.

 

Resources  

Position Statements

The WRHA Board has expressed their position on a number of important issues affecting the health of the public.  Please find link to position statements below. 

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