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Family Influence on Children’s Physical Activity and Their Use of Kingston Gets Active’s Grade 5 Community Physical Activity Pass
Background: Canadian children's physical inactivity levels are a public health concern due to their association with chronic diseases and mental health. Families are considered gatekeepers to children’s behaviours, and may ...
Getting the Message Home and the Children Outdoor : Parents Perceptions of Barriers and Facilitators to Enrolling Their Children in a Summer Outdoor Activity Program
Abstract Background The decrease in children’s outdoor activity and its associated health impacts form the basis for health promotion initiatives to encourage children's outdoor activity. As gatekeepers to their children’s ...