Parks and Recreation Ontario is a non-profit association that advances the health, social and environmental benefits of quality recreation and parks through evidence-based practices, resources and collaborative partnerships.

 PRO COVID-19 Resource Page 

PLEASE NOTE: The PRO office is closed to visitors due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) until further notice. Staff are still working remotely from Monday to Friday and will be able to assist members and stakeholders.

Latest News


Announcing the 2021 PRO AGM: Thursday, May 27, 2021 at 12 pm

Parks and Recreation Ontario will hold its Annual General Meeting on Thursday, May 27 at 12 pm, via Zoom. Registration details will be posted soon and you can see the agenda here


Latest News _ CPRA Update

CPRA Youth Employment Experience
The CPRA is launching a new funding opportunity that provides 100% wage subsidies to hire youth in the parks and recreation sector. Learn more.

Apply today to serve on the PRO Board of Directors

Parks and Recreation Ontario is seeking four qualified and dedicated candidates as nominees to the Board of Directors for a three-year term beginning in 2021. The AGM will take place on Thursday, May 27, 2021. The application deadline is Friday, March 26, 2021, at 5 pm.


PRMC Spring 2021 - Sold Out

The Parks and Recreation Management Certificate (PRMC) is now sold out for Spring 2021, but there is a wait list available. Simply enter your email address on the registration page to be added to the wait list.  More sessions will be scheduled for 2021.


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