This report from Maximum City summarizes data on children and youth’s play, physical activity, emotions and healthy growth during the third wave of the pandemic in Ontario, in the spring and early summer of 2021. The results highlight the role of outdoor play and physical activity in maintaining emotional wellbeing and healthy growth during this challenging time. The update to that report highlights the role of parents in promoting children’s outdoor play during the pandemic (HINT: when parents get outdoors, kids do too!)
Read the full report ‘Play and Physical Activity in the Third Wave: Emotions and Healthy Growth here.
Read the update on Child & Youth Physical Activity in the Third Wave of COVID-19 here.