The Key Resource section was created to provide administrators with relevant resources to support their organizations and programs create safe, welcoming and inclusive sport environments. These resources, tools and books come from across the sport and physical activity sector and cover topics such as safe sport and diversity and inclusion.


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Provincial Partners


British Columbia:

viaSport BC: Aboriginal Cultural Relations Module: Celebrating Diversity through Sport

viaSport BC: LGBTQ12S Resources

viaSport BC: Safe Sport


Safe Sport


Report: Maltreatment in Canada: A Focus on Para athletes – Dr. Gretchen Kerr et. al in partnership with AthletesCAN

CAC – Coaching Association of Canada: Responsible Coaching Movement

Harassment in Sport Blog Series

Respect Group: Respect in Sport Training

Canadian Centre for Child Protection: Commit to Kids for Coaches in partnership with CAC



Sport & Physical Activity Partner’s Diversity & Inclusion Resources


Active Living Alliance for Canadians with a Disability (ALACD): Tip Sheets


Sport for Life

Indigenous Peoples

Creating Inclusion of Newcomers in Sport and Physical Activity: Sport for Life for all Newcomers to Canada 2018

No Accidental Champions: LTAD for Athletes with a Disability (2nd Edition)

Integration of Persons with a Disability in Canadian Sport


Canadian woman and sport

Supporting Newcomer Girls and Women Through Sport

Gender Equity Assessment Tools

Women on Boards

Actively Engaging Women and Girls

LGBTQI2S Inclusion in Sport




Coaching Kids of All Abilities

Keeping Girls in Sport: A New Module for Coaches and Physical Activity Leaders

Sign up for $15 on the website


Canadian Disability Participation Project

Quality Participation


Coaching Association of Canada


Aboriginal Coaching Program

Coaching Athletes with a Disability: Document 

Women in Coaching


Rick Hansen Foundation


Accessibility resources

Accessibility Checklist 


Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES)


Creating Inclusive Environments for Trans Participants in Canadian Sport 


Egale Canada


LGBTQI2S Inclusion in Sport Task Force

Sports Inclusion Toolkit Checklist

The You Can Play Project - features gay athletes and straight allies teaming up for respect both on the field and in the locker room


Canadian Olympic Committee


One Team



General Diversity & Inclusion Resources


Catalyst: How to Combat Unconscious Bias as a Leader in Your Organization

True Sport Foundation – Vital Signs: Sport and Belonging

Institute of Corporate Directors: Board Diversity Toolkit

Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women - Everyone Belongs: A toolkit for applying intersectionality

Global Diversity and Inclusion Benchmarks: The Centre for Global Inclusion

Institute for Canadian Citizens (ICC):  Playing Together Full Report - Newcomers ICC 2014

Toronto Region Immigrant Employment Council (TRIEC): Inclusive Workplace Competencies 




Inclusion imperative: how real inclusion creates better business – Stephen Frost

Building an Inclusive Organization – Stephen Frost, Raafi-Karim Alidina

Inclusion – Diversity, the new workplace and the will to change – Jennifer Brown

Inclusion dividend: why investing in D&I pays off – Mark Caplan

Better Allies: Everyday actions to create inclusive, engaging workplaces – Karen Catlin

Belonging at Work: Everyday Actions you can take to cultivate an inclusive organization – Rhodes Perry