Programs & Initiatives

The Alberta Recreation & Parks Association advocates for the well-being of our members and the betterment of health and wellness throughout the province. As such, we continue to strive towards forward-thinking leadership in recreation and parks development, advocacy and innovation, and act as a a prominent voice for recreation and parks.

We work to keep our members updated on our advocacy efforts throughout the province, including recommendations we make to Alberta’s political parties. Please stay tuned for more information on the advocacy work we are currently working on.

If you have any questions about our advocacy efforts, please contact Steve Allan, Executive Director, at

The Alberta Recreation & Parks Association would like to acknowledge the First Nations, the Métis, and all of the people across Alberta who share a history and a deep connection with this land. We dedicate ourselves to moving forward in partnership with Indigenous communities in the spirit of reconciliation and collaboration.