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NEW Wallet Wellness Videos now available!

Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Student counting money
Wallet Wellness is a free financial literacy resource that provides Grade 4-8 students with a strong understanding of financial basics in order to successfully navigate today’s complex financial world. Wallet Wellness is available in English and French and includes downloadable, easy-to-use...

Ophea brings you our new All About H&PE resource!

Thursday, September 10, 2015
Students with teacher outside
Ophea is here to help you implement the 2015 H&PE curriculum. Over the 2015/16 school year, we will be releasing a range of programs and services focusing on key elements of the H&PE curriculum. To help you get started, we’ve launched our new FREE resource - All About H&PE! This...

Ophea wants our kids to grow up healthy & happy

Thursday, September 3, 2015
Students in school hallway
Sexual health education has been part of the Ontario school curriculum for decades.  The Health and Physical Education curriculum, of which approximately 10 per cent addresses sexual health, is no different. This document builds upon previous versions of this curriculum with information that...

Ophea’s Healthy Schools Certification

Thursday, September 3, 2015
Students and Teachers being active at school
Make your school a healthy place! September 1st marked the launch of Ophea’s Healthy Schools Certification for the 2015/16 school year! Registration is now open with only 250 spots available on a first-come, first-served basis. Deadline to register is September 18th by 5pm or until all spots are...

Celebrating the #TO2015 Games Actively and Safely at Home

Wednesday, July 15, 2015
There are many ways to celebrate the spirit of the #TO2015 games in the comfort of your home. Getting your family up and active is fun and encourages healthy living. The following are tips to help keep youth engaged in the Pan Am celebrations at home by staying active and safe: Encourage team work...

Let the TO2015 Games Begin!

Thursday, July 9, 2015
Kids Playing
The #TO2015 Pan Am opening ceremony takes place this Friday, July 10th @8pm! Get ready to see over 6000 athletes, from 41 countries and territories, representing over 50 sports! For the full game schedule click here. Celebrate the games at home by getting active and learning PanAm/ParapanAm sports...

Come Play with Ophea

Thursday, July 2, 2015
On Thursday, October 15th in the afternoon Ophea will be setting up an exciting interactive Play session – and you’re invited!Our Play with Ophea session debuted at last year’s conference to rave reviews. So we are pleased to once again be offering this exciting session, with a number of activities...

Ophea Conference - Register before June 26th to save!

Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Don’t miss out on our Ophea Conference early bird special! The early bird registration price is only available until this Friday, June 26th. Our Conference provides teachers, administrators, health and physical education consultants, public health professionals and community leaders the opportunity...


Wednesday, June 17, 2015
We’re Challenging Everyone to Jump!Be part of the #EveryoneJump Twitter challenge and help us reach 1,000 jumps on Friday, June 19th between 9am – 4pm! Why Jump?We are jumping to celebrate healthy, active living! It’s an easy and fun way for all of us to show the importance of regular physical...

Get in the Game with PlaySport!

Thursday, June 11, 2015
Students in gymnasium playing PlaySport
With the TORONTO 2015 Games just months away, get your students excited by learning PanAm and ParapanAm sports with PlaySport.    PlaySport is a free bilingual resource that makes it easy to help children and youth develop skills and strategies associated with a wide range of physical activities...