Promoting the Child’s Right to Play for over 40 years

 

NEW – PLAY CHAMPIONS

The International Play Association of Canada (IPAC) is launching a new Play Champions program coinciding with World Children’s Day as celebrated by the United Nations each November 20th. The  Play Champions program recognizes individuals and organizations that demonstrate exemplary leadership in the provision of play orientated initiatives and contribute to quality, self-directed play for children and youth. Details here.

 

DECLARATION

Our Declaration on the Right to Play for children in Canada

DÉCLARATION

Notre Déclaration sur le droit au jeu de l’enfant au Canada

 

 

 

Play during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read our IPA Canada Statement here.

 

Article 31 and the Child’s Right to Play

 

Events


Our 2017 Conference revealed many play advocates across the country. Find one in your community.

National Play Day

The IPA Canada National Play Day initiative puts the spotlight on child-directed play.

IPA Conference

The Jaipur conference has been cancelled for 2021. Congratulations to IPA Scotland, who will host in 2023.

Advocacy

IPA Canada advocates for the child’s right to play. This advocacy takes on many shapes.

 

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