PLAY Okanagan Similkameen
Physical Literacy And You

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Definition of Physical Literacy

"Physical literacy is the motivation, confidence, physical competence, knowledge, and understanding to value and take responsibility for engagement in physical activities for life."
- The International Physical Literacy Association, May 2014


Purpose of PLAY Okanagan Similkameen:

To create physically literate communities by aligning key community sectors to cooperate to deliver the what, why and how of physical literacy.

Key Sectors are:

    Education, Health, Media, Recreation, Sport


Vision, Mission and Mandate of PLAY Okanagan Similkameen:


Physically literate Okanagan Similkameen region.


To collaborate to promote, implement and evaluate policy, services and inclusive opportunities to advance physical literacy in the Okanagan Similkameen.


To be responsible for the strategic direction of Play OS.  Fulfill the terms of the PL4C contract between Sport for Life and the RDOS.  Respond to advisement from Prime and Associate Mentors.