2012 - Research

Promoting Physical Activity through the Shared Use of School and Community Resources

This brief summarizes research on community access to school sport and recreational facilities outside of school hours, as well as studies that examine the shared use of school facilities and programs with other community groups or agencies. 

It also describes challenges commonly associated with the shared use of recreational facilities, and opportunities for policy-makers at the state and local level.

Authored by: 
J.O. Spengler
Active Living Research