The Steadward Centre for Personal & Physical Achievement actively supports inclusion and independence for children, youth and adults living with impairments. We do this through knowledge-sharing, research, education, and collaboration with local, national and international organizations. read more about us...

Community Updates

Going the Distance - we've raised over $10K for the Para-Swim program so far. Thank you to all of the athletes and to our community for supporting this event. We are still taking donations until April 10!

Adopt-an-Athlete to help fund the para-swim program.

Check out the Edmonton Journal coverage! 

Volunteer Opportunities are springing up! Check out the volunteer opportunities pages to find the right fit for you this spring and or summer.


Free2BME spring and summer registration is now open! 

Para Swim Development Program

Learn competitive swimming in a fun, safe environment.

Community Exercise Transition Initiative

TSC offers training and consultation in adapted physical activity to facilities, individuals and organizations. If you are interested contact CET project coordinator: Bobbi-Jo Atchison ph: 780-492-9389. Read more about community transition… 

News Reel

  1. Going the Distance U of A Swim Challenge and Fundraiser

    March 07 2014

    At the Go the Distance Swim Challenge Steadward Bears Para-Swim team, U of A Bears and Panda varsity teams compete to raise funds and awareness for the Steadward Para-Swim program.

  2. Paralympic Athlete Visits the Steadward Centre

    February 24 2014

    The Steadward Centre welcomes Paralympic athletes speaker Carrie Anton and Viviane Forest on March 6, 2014 from 6:30 0 8:00 in the University of Alberta Pavilion Concourse. One of 25 sites selected across Canada, this event supports Paralympic Schools Week, 2014, which runs February 24 to March 27.

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