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Help for Healthcare Providers

This resource, presented by the Canadian Paralympic Committee, offers simple and straightforward talking points for healthcare providers.
A key barrier to participation is a perceived lack of information on how to be active with a disability. People with a disability want to receive information from credible sources. Healthcare providers are a valued source of physical activity information. There are three simple steps that healthcare professionals can take towards helping patients lead a healthy and active lifestyle.
  • Talk About It.
  • Prescribe It.
  • Follow Up.