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NEW: Visit the University of Alberta Press to see details of a new Adapted Physical Activity textbook edited by Drs. Steadward, Wheeler and Watkinson.

The Steadward Centre in the News

The Steadward Centre Renaming and Opening Ceremonies
FES Rowing Research Project
Gary McPherson's WISER guide to better health
Dr. Steadward Champions Disability Sport
Five Gain Fame on Sports Wall
Honours Flow in for Dr. Steadward
Mall Classic Motivates Steadward Centre Clients
Jacobson Makes Marathon Breakthrough
Guest Column: Letter from Italy - Sandy Jacobson
Four UofA Icons Join Order of Canada
Steadward Centre launches $35-million campaign
Cheque gets fund moving for fitness centre
Inclusion or Illusion? Public lectures on April 28 and 29
Inclusion for people with disabilities to be defined, discussed
Edmonton toasts 100 top citizens of past century
Steadward Centre teams with Brunel University in UK to develop ground-breaking FES rowing machine
Paraplegic athlete makes waves with adapted rowing machine
Steadward Centre brokers scooter deal
National Award for The Steadward Centre's Karen Robinson

Disability Magazines & Information

Access to Travel (Government of Canada)
Canadian Abilities Foundation's Enablelink
Canadian Federal Government Website for Persons with Disabilities
Disability Online
Mainstream - Magazine of the Able-Disabled
New Mobility Magazine Home Page
Reach Out Magazine!
SCI PILOT (Spinal Cord Injury Peer Information Library on Technology)
World Association of Persons with disAbilities [WAPD]

Fitness & Health Sites

Alberta Centre for Active Living
American Heart Association - Physical Activity in Your Daily Life
Bruce Algra's Fitnus & Health & Drug Education Chart Series
Canadian Fitness and Lifestyle Research Institute
Coalition for Active Living in Canada
Fitness Management Home Page
Government of Canada - Healthy Living Strategy
Netsweat - The Internet's Fitness Resource
National Strength and Conditioning Association
Sporting Goods Manufacturer's Association
The National Center on Physical Activity and Disability
Tools For Play
York University Wellness Centre

Education Sites

Grant MacEwan College, Edmonton

Sport Sites

Edmonton Sport Council
Sledge Hockey of Canada
Disabled Sports USA
FESPIC Federation
Quad Rugby Central - Home to the USQRA
SPORTQuest Disabled Sports Resources
The Hartford's Break Away
University of Illinois Wheelchair Sports
Wheelchair Racing Resource Page

Paralympic Sites

International Paralympic Committee

International Sport Organizations for the Disabled

National Paralympic Committee Sites

Other Paralympic Sites

Associations - International

Disabled Peoples' International
International Federation of Adapted Physical Activity
MOVE International
World T.E.A.M. Sports
United Nations Persons with a Disability

Abilities UNlimited Inc.
American Association of People with Disabilities
Americans with Disabilities Act
Brain Injury Association USA Home Page
Buckmasters American Deer Foundation - Disabled Hunters
Cure Paralysis Now Home Page
Disability Resources Monthly (DRM) Guide to Disability Resources on the Internet
disABILITY Resources on the Internet
Disabilityonline - the disability information directory
Invacare Corporation Home Page
Merrywing Corp. Disabilities Links to Explore
National Center on Accessibility Home Page
National Center on Physical Activity and Disability
SPINALCORD Injury Information Network
Sportime Discussion Groups (pe-talk, adapt-talk, thera-talk)
US National Sports Center for the Disabled
WebABLE! (disability-related internet resources)
Wilderness Inquiry Home Page

Wheelchair Sports Australia
VICNET Australian Disability Information

Associations - National

Active Living Alliance for Canadians with a Disability
Active Living Coalition for Older Adults
Canadian Amputee Sports Association
Canadian Association for Disabled Skiing
Canadian Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
Canadian Blind Sports Association
Canadian Cerebral Palsy Sports Association
Canadian Council of the Blind
Canadian Disabled Alpine Ski Team
Canadian Down Syndrome Society
Canadian Foundation For Physically Disabled Persons
Canadian Health Network
Canadian Mental Health Association
Canadian National Institute for the Blind
Canadian Paraplegic Association
Canadian Society of Exercise Professionals
Canadian Therapeutic Recreation Association
Canadian Wellness Network
Canadian Wheelchair Basketball Association
Canadian Wheelchair Sports Association
Canadian Disability Weblinks (Government all levels)
Cerebral Palsy Associations in Canada
Coalition for Active Living
Multiple Sclerosis Society
Muscular Dystrophy Association of Canada
National Institute of Disability Management and Research
Rick Hansen Institute
Sledge Hockey of Canada

Associations - Provincial

Alberta Aids to Daily Living Program
Alberta Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health
Alberta Association for Community Living
Alberta Centre for Active Living
Alberta Committee of Citizens with Disabilities
Alberta Disabilities Forum
Alberta Initiative of the Active Living Alliance for Canadians with a Disability (Diversity Website)
Alberta Mental Health Board
Alberta Mental Health Self Help Network
Alberta Northern Lights Wheelchair Basketball Association
Alberta Therapeutic Recreation Association
Brain Injury Association of Alberta
Calgary's Rotary Challenger Park
Canadian Mental Health Association (Alberta)
Canadian National Institute for the Blind (Alberta Division)
Canadian Paraplegic Association (Alberta)
Deaf Alberta Directory
Disabled Sailing Association of Alberta
Easter Seals - March of Dimes
Health in Action
NABIS - Alberta Brain Injury Help Line
Paralympic Sport Association
Persons with Developmental Disabilities
Premier's Council on the Status of Persons with Disabilities
Speech, Language & Hearing Association of Alberta
Spinal Cord Injury Treatment Centre Society (SCITCS)
William Watson Lodge (Kananaskis Country)

British Columbia
BC Coalition of Persons with Disabilities - Wellness and Disability Initiative
British Columbia Blind Sports and Recreation Association
Internet Business Development for Entrepreneurs with Disabilities (IBDE)
British Columbia Mobility Opportunities Society
BCMOS Wilderness Access Trailrider

Associations & Links - Edmonton Local

AdaptAbilities Consulting Group 
Capital Health
Children's Ability Fund
Distinctive Employment Counselling Services of Alberta (DECSA) - E-mail
Edmonton Airports Sky Shuttle
Edmonton Epilepsy Association
Edmonton Social Planning Council
Edmonton Sport Council
Edmonton Transit
Edmonton Transit (DATS)
Edmonton YMCA
Excel Society
Gateway Association for Community Living
Gill Farm - organized William Gill (former TSC Staff)
Edmonton Housing Trust Fund - Handicapped Housing Society of Alberta Projects
Learning Disabilities Association of Edmonton
Little Bits Therapeutic Riding Association
Nechi Training, Research & Health Promotions Institute
The Business Link - Urban Entrepreneurs with Disabilities Initiative - Edmonton
The Support Network
University of Alberta Specialized Services and Disability Support
YWCA of Edmonton

Commercial Sites

AbilityHub Assistive Technology Solutions
Beneficial Designs Home Page
Canes Canada
Get Up and Go - Strategies for Active Living After 50
GPK Inc Products for People with Quadriplegia
Harness Designs Wheelchair Gloves
Karch International (Fitsoft Software)
Life Jackets-Adapted
Pine Tree Legal Assistance Client Education Material - ADA
Planet Mobility
tfh (Fun Products - Special needs "Toys" for all ages and abilities)
The Fitness Store
Therapeutic Alliance Inc.
Transit Plus Inc. Wheelchair Vans (

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